SWNS Press Photograph of the Year 2015 – voting now open
Vote for your favourite image for the Press Photograph of the Year award from SWNS The UK’s largest independent press agency, SWNS, has opened the voting for their Press Photograph of the Year award 2015. The photos are made up of national news images supplied through SWNS from both staff their own staff photographers and […]
SWNS Pictures of the Year 2015 - One hundred of the most compelling images on the SWNS wire this year as chosen by our picture editors.Pictured - Stephan Siegrist (L) and David Fassel (R). See South West copy SWHIGH. A pair of climbers retraced the steps of the brave Brit who first conquered the deadly Matterhorn 150 years ago to pose for a unique 360 degree pic Ã from the top of the WORLD. The high-altitude ÃbirdÃs eye viewÃ picture looks down on hardy Stephan Siegrist and David Fassel as they stood on top of the dangerous Swiss mountain Ã with the entire world in the background. The remarkable image was taken with a Google StreetView-style camera mounted on a Ãselfie stickÃ Ã creating the illusion that the pair were stood thousands of miles above the Earth.Mammut / Ross Parry
Once you visit the competition site, simply vote for your favourites by ticking the heart icon next to each photo (you can vote for more than one). The image that receives the most love will be announced in January.