Quote Originally Posted by binliner View Post
Surely what is the best picture in a photography competitions is always going to be someone's opinion (or a panel's opinion) and even if they are 100% impartial and have no preconceptions or leanings towards a particular style their opinion will never be shared by everyone.

I enter photography competitions regularly but I understand that not winning doesn't necessarily mean my photos are poor!
If I may say so, your comment is a very mature one and reveals how much common sense you have. I'm glad you recognise how it all works and that it is in no way a bad reflection on your own excellent images. All the best.