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Photography competition launches Instagram account

Images from Spanish fieldwork

Photography competition launches Instagram account


To help launch the new UCL Geography Instagram account (@UCLGeography) (, there was a photography competition for 1st and 2nd year students who went on mid-term fieldwork, to capture the essence of their fieldtrip experience, using the hashtag, #UCLGeography.

First year students went to Barcelona and Sitges to develop a variety of fieldwork skills, from river monitoring to the urban “rebranding” of Barcelona.

The Second year physical geography group went to north eastern Mallorca to carry out projects on wetland hydrology & ecology and coastline geomorphology.

Over 55 photographs were submitted and the prizes were awarded to one winner from each trip, with several excellent runners-up.

The winners were (click on each name to see their photographs):

Runners Up Prizes:




Clockwise from top-left: Johannes Wittig, Fumika Azuma, Paul Formanko, Roz Griffiths, Hannah Lising-White, Lena Fricker