Elliott snaps up contest win

15:27 25 November 2012

Ten year old Lympstone primary school pupil Elliott Hodge was one of the winners in a Devon Air Ambulance photographic competition. Elliott is pictured with the stunning photograph he took of a bee climbing inside a flower and he said that being one of the lucky winners has inspired him to pursue his hobby. He also hopes to get a new camera for Christmas.  Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exv 0456-46-12SH To order your copy of this photograph visit www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

Ten year old Lympstone primary school pupil Elliott Hodge was one of the winners in a Devon Air Ambulance photographic competition. Elliott is pictured with the stunning photograph he took of a bee climbing inside a flower and he said that being one of the lucky winners has inspired him to pursue his hobby. He also hopes to get a new camera for Christmas. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exv 0456-46-12SH To order your copy of this photograph visit www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

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A young photographer from Lympstone is celebrating after being named as a winner in a charity photo contest.

Ten-year-old Elliott Hodge, who attends Lympstone Primary School, was one of just six lucky junior winners in the Devon Air Ambulance Trust’s ‘Capturing Devon’ competition.

As part of his prize, Elliott joined the other winners at a master class with Devon-based wildlife photographer Richard Austin at Crealy Great Adventure Park.

Elliott will also see his photo appear in the charity’s 2013 calendar, which is now available at all of the charity’s shops for just £5, or at www.daat.org.

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