Photo challenge winner

PUBLISHED: 09:27 17 May 2017 | UPDATED: 10:06 22 May 2017

Another from an April sunrise at Beer beach. Picture: Paul Newman

Another from an April sunrise at Beer beach. Picture: Paul Newman

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Photographer Paul Newman from Weston near Sidmouth, wins our iwitness24 East Devon ‘Sunrises and Sunsets’ photo challenge.

Sun setting over the River Axe. Picture: 
Lycia Moore Sun setting over the River Axe. Picture: Lycia Moore

Beer boats at sunrise by Paul Newman was our favourite picture from last week’s iwitness24 photo challenge, sunrises and sunsets. We asked you to send your pictures of golden mornings and evening from across East Devon and we had a brilliant response with over 50 pictures entered.

Last of the light over Exmouth. Picture: Graham Bassett Last of the light over Exmouth. Picture: Graham Bassett

iwitness24 is a photo-sharing website run by Archant who publish many local newspapers, including the Sidmouth Herald, Exmouth Journal, Midweek Herald and Cranbrook Herald. Join iwitness24 and you could see your local photographs appearing in print or online across our news titles.

I had to get up early for this sunrise picture. I took it at 06.48 on 13th March. It was a cold but, fortunately, a wind free morning. I liked the way it bathed Straight Point in the morning light. Picture: Dave Toomey I had to get up early for this sunrise picture. I took it at 06.48 on 13th March. It was a cold but, fortunately, a wind free morning. I liked the way it bathed Straight Point in the morning light. Picture: Dave Toomey

Our next photo challenge is ‘Best Selfie!’ - we want to see your favourite self portrait, taken anywhere in East Devon. Remember, a selfie doesn’t have to be a close-up - you can use your camera’s timer and place yourself anywhere in the picture!

Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill

Send us your selfie and we’ll put a gallery of pictures together next week! To enter, click here.

Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill

Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill

Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill Dusk and dawn walks around Exmouth and Budleigh. Picture: Stewart Hill

Perfect timing as the sun shone bright through the winter mist highlighting this beautiful dead tree in Cranbrook Devons country park. Picture: 
James Mardon Perfect timing as the sun shone bright through the winter mist highlighting this beautiful dead tree in Cranbrook Devons country park. Picture: James Mardon

Sunset in the distance at the estuary. Picture: Michelle Cooper - Dormer Sunset in the distance at the estuary. Picture: Michelle Cooper - Dormer

Stunning sunset at the estuary. Picture: Michelle Cooper - Dormer Stunning sunset at the estuary. Picture: Michelle Cooper - Dormer

Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal

Sunset at Seaton over the Axe. Picture: Lycia Moore Sunset at Seaton over the Axe. Picture: Lycia Moore

Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal

Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal

Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal Sunset over Exe estuary. Picture: Gill Dougal

Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb

Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb

Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb

Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb

Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb Serenity on the Exe. Picture: Sue Babb

Another lovely evening watching the sun go down across the Exe. Picture: Jenny Bowden Another lovely evening watching the sun go down across the Exe. Picture: Jenny Bowden

Driving home one night I stumbled across this awesome sunset over Courtlands, Exmouth. Picture: Steve Hammond Driving home one night I stumbled across this awesome sunset over Courtlands, Exmouth. Picture: Steve Hammond

Fisherman at sunset on Seaton beach. Picture: 
Lycia Moore Fisherman at sunset on Seaton beach. Picture: Lycia Moore

Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost

Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost

Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost

Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost

Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost Taken in the vicinity of Shelly Beach and Exmouth Beach. A couple were iPhone photos 'grabbed' as I saw them, the others were more sedately taken. Picture: Brian Frost

Sunset from a Spaniel's eye view. As a dog walker I'm outside at all times of the day in all weather. My favourite time to walk is sunset or sunrise. We are lucky to live somewhere so stunning. Picture: Lee Salter Sunset from a Spaniel's eye view. As a dog walker I'm outside at all times of the day in all weather. My favourite time to walk is sunset or sunrise. We are lucky to live somewhere so stunning. Picture: Lee Salter

Sunset from a Spaniel's eye view - The geoneedle at Orcombe Point. As a dog walker I'm outside at all times of the day in all weather. My favourite time to walk is sunset or sunrise. We are lucky to live somewhere so stunning. Picture: Lee Salter Sunset from a Spaniel's eye view - The geoneedle at Orcombe Point. As a dog walker I'm outside at all times of the day in all weather. My favourite time to walk is sunset or sunrise. We are lucky to live somewhere so stunning. Picture: Lee Salter

Sidmouth sunrise. Picture: Wendy Durling Sidmouth sunrise. Picture: Wendy Durling

Low sun at misty Tipton St. John. Picture: Wendy Durling Low sun at misty Tipton St. John. Picture: Wendy Durling

Dramatic dawn skies over the beach at Exmouth. Picture: Tina Burke Dramatic dawn skies over the beach at Exmouth. Picture: Tina Burke

A beautiful sunset over Cranbrook Devon. Picture: 
James Mardon A beautiful sunset over Cranbrook Devon. Picture: James Mardon

Beautiful sunset over a lake in Woodbury. Picture: Charlotte Wellington Beautiful sunset over a lake in Woodbury. Picture: Charlotte Wellington

A November sunrise from Branscombe west cliff looking towards Beer Head. Picture: Paul Newman A November sunrise from Branscombe west cliff looking towards Beer Head. Picture: Paul Newman

The hamlet of Weston (near Sidmouth) during a particularly fiery sunrise. Picture: Paul Newman The hamlet of Weston (near Sidmouth) during a particularly fiery sunrise. Picture: Paul Newman

Looking west from Weston (near Sidmouth) towards the Donkey Sanctuary at sunset. Picture: Paul Newman Looking west from Weston (near Sidmouth) towards the Donkey Sanctuary at sunset. Picture: Paul Newman

An April sunrise at Beer beach with the fishing boats in silhouette. Picture: Paul Newman An April sunrise at Beer beach with the fishing boats in silhouette. Picture: Paul Newman

Long exposure capture of Sidmouth seafront. Picture: Gavin Cook Long exposure capture of Sidmouth seafront. Picture: Gavin Cook

Taken last December from the cliffs, looking down towards Exmouth beach with a fog bank rolling across the estuary. Picture: Richard White Taken last December from the cliffs, looking down towards Exmouth beach with a fog bank rolling across the estuary. Picture: Richard White

Duck ponds, Exmouth, at low tide. Picture: Chris Hopkins Duck ponds, Exmouth, at low tide. Picture: Chris Hopkins

A golden sky over Lympstone. Picture: Chris Hopkins A golden sky over Lympstone. Picture: Chris Hopkins

Last light over Topsham. Picture: Chris Hopkins Last light over Topsham. Picture: Chris Hopkins

Sunrise at Ladram. Picture: Chris Hopkins Sunrise at Ladram. Picture: Chris Hopkins

Boats on the Gut, Exmouth and the area. Picture: Chris Hopkins Boats on the Gut, Exmouth and the area. Picture: Chris Hopkins

This was taken from the edge of the Recreation Ground in Exmouth, looking towards Dawlish on an evening last autumn. Picture: John Thorogood This was taken from the edge of the Recreation Ground in Exmouth, looking towards Dawlish on an evening last autumn. Picture: John Thorogood

These two photographs were taken over Woodbury Common with a very low sun during April 2016. Picture: John Thorogood These two photographs were taken over Woodbury Common with a very low sun during April 2016. Picture: John Thorogood

These two photographs were taken over Woodbury Common with a very low sun during April 2016. Picture: John Thorogood These two photographs were taken over Woodbury Common with a very low sun during April 2016. Picture: John Thorogood

This photograph was taken at approximately 5am during the spring of 2016. It was taken just by the southernmost entrance to the Recreation Ground, Exmouth by the Camperdown Terrace Car Park. Picture: John Thorogood This photograph was taken at approximately 5am during the spring of 2016. It was taken just by the southernmost entrance to the Recreation Ground, Exmouth by the Camperdown Terrace Car Park. Picture: John Thorogood

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