Friends of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Photography Competition 2015

Exhibition to tour the regional gardens

The Friends of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are delighted to announce the winners of the 2015 Photography Competition below. An exhibition of all the winners and other finalists will tour the regional gardens of Benmore, Dawyck and Logan from March 2016, with dates to be confirmed.

The Overall Winner this year was Alan Pottinger, for his stunning portrait of Inverleith House.

Alan Pottinger - Overall Winner and Winner, Garden View Category

Full Shortlist

Abstract Category - Winner

Mark Beautyman

Highly Commended

Christiaan Howlett

Helen Lunden

Muriel Binnie

Ray Scoble

Garden View Category - Winner

Alan Pottinger

Highly Commended

Alexis Manson

Helen Lunden

Donald Thompson

Gavin Harris

Plant Portrait Category - Winner

Helen Lunden

Highly Commended

Mark Beautyman

Muriel Binnie

Greg Milne

Martin Lunden

Ori Segev

Scotland's Flora Category - Winner

Rod Hanchard-Goodwin

Highly Commended

Jennifer Porteous

Kenneth Steven

Ori Segev

Wildlife Category - Winner

Marcy Ford

Highly Commended

Martin Lunden

Mark Beautyman

Alexis Manson

Graham Ackerman

Sandra Angers-Blondin

Young Photographer Category - Winner

Emily Hutton

Highly Commended

Ellie Davies

Julia Gehrich

Lucy Connor

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Mark Beautyman – Winner, Abstract Category



Helen Lunden – Winner, Plant Portrait Category



Rod Hanchard-Goodwin – Winner, Scotland’s Flora



Marcy Ford – Winner, Wildlife Category




Emily Hutton – Winner, Young Photographer Category

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)