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Youngster’s stunning natural shot wins The Journal’s weekly photographic competition

Lowestoft Journal picture of the week - Elan Valley waterfall. Photo: Marcus Goldsby

Lowestoft Journal picture of the week - Elan Valley waterfall. Photo: Marcus Goldsby

Jon Goldsby

This remarkable photograph of a natural waterfall was taken by seven-year-old Marcus Goldsby, of Beccles.

He captured the image using a Canon 350D camera, belonging to his father Jon Goldsby a previous Picture of the Week winner, while on holiday in the Elan Valley near Rhayader, Powys in Wales.

The Year Three pupil at Albert Pye Community Primary School said: “We were driving around the Elan Valley looking at the dams when we found the waterfall. We stopped to have a look an I set up my camera tripod in the stream to get a good picture.

“I’ve never won a competition before and I’m also working towards my photography badge in Beavers so this will help - I like the details in the water as it flows over the rocks.”

As our winner, Marcus receives a 12in x 10in framed version of his photo from Picture Studios, of London Road North, Lowestoft. 
Entries can be of any subject but they must be digital images. Email your pictures to lowestoft.journal@archant.co.uk

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