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Photography Competition 2017

Winners of the 2016 competition under the theme: Light


1st Place – Agnes Mitchell 2nd Place - Nadja Eckerle

We are excited to hold our Photography Competition for short course students once again for 2017. Any of the year's students are eligible to win a 5-day course, which includes 5 nights in college accommodation, for use in 2018. The winning photographer will choose from any of the Gaelic language, traditional music or cultural courses offered during the Easter and summer seasons. The runner-up will receive a £50 voucher towards the cost of tuition, and a £25 gift voucher from the college shop.

The theme of the 2017 competition is “Traditional Culture”. Give us your own interpretation of Sabhal Mòr's Short Courses - capture the classes, the events, the landscape, the people, the weather... whatever takes your fancy!

By submitting your photo, you are giving SMO permission to use your photo for marketing material (regardless of competition results). If you are submitting a photo containing someone else's image, please ensure that you have obtained their permission before submission. All photography will be credited to the photographer.

To enter the competition, please send your photos to

The deadline for entries is Monday 4th September 2017. The winner to be revealed on the Photo Competition page of our website week beinning Monday 19th September 2017.

Only photos taken on courses in 2017 will be accepted into the competition. Maximum of 5 entries per person.