A photographer from the UK has overwhelmed weather-watchers from 119 nations to the title of Climate Photographer of the Yr 2022 with a dramatic image of waves breaking over a lighthouse throughout Storm Eunice. Christopher Ison’s picture gained him first place within the seventh annual competitors run by the Royal Meteorological Society. Winners had been declared throughout three classes, for adults, for the below 18s and people capturing on a cell phone. Winners of the grownup and telephone sections obtained £500 every, a yr’s membership of the Society and a Canon SELPHY CP1300 printer, in addition to a e book on smartphone pictures by Jo Bradford for the winner of the general public vote.
The profitable photos will even be utilized in a calendar.
The Royal Meteorological Society is a charity owned by its members and was based on Wednesday 3 April 1850 as ‘The British Meteorological Society’ with the goal of ‘the development and extension of meteorological science by figuring out the legal guidelines of local weather and of meteorological phenomena generally’.
You possibly can see the shortlisted photos and discover out extra in regards to the Society on the Royal Meteorological Society web site.