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Your pictures: My Inspiration

Competition entries for the theme "My Inspiration"

You voted Rachel Althouse's image of the Al Akhawayn University Mosque as your favourite photo in our monthly competition. The subject was "my inspiration".

Al Akhawayn University Mosque

Rachel Althouse: "Al Akhawayn University Mosque on the eve of a storm, Ifrane, Morocco."

My inspiration is Sinnat Samon, tour guide

Julian Bound: "My inspiration is Sinnat Samon, tour guide at Siem Reap's War Museum in Northern Cambodia."


Pat Condon: "Puffins share the rocky landscape with many other birds, but for me, they are the most photogenic and wonderful of creatures."


Debi Hale: "This inspired me to give up the diet and start tomorrow instead!"

Torre del Lago, near Lucca, Italy

Neil Jones: "I'm inspired by landscapes and the work of great men. This is the view at Torre del Lago, near Lucca, Italy. It helped inspire Giacomo Puccini to write some of his operas."

Mail box

Jane Lindholm: "I'm inspired by the little details in my daily life, the perfect little scenes that catch my eye when I slow down and look at the world around me."

Piggery Ridge overlooking Derry, Ireland

Declan Mc Guinness: "I was impressed by the cloud formation at the top of the hill when the sun's rays began to fan out from the middle. The ponies then magically appeared."

Canadian Rockies

Andrzej Sadowy: "My inspiration - mountains. Here are the Canadian Rockies."


Kelley T Sayre: "I noticed 'Dream More, Work Less' graffiti on an alley wall. I found it to be so inspirational, I eventually quit my boring administrative assistant job."

Girl making cake

Ann Tsitskishvili: "First cake!"

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