IYPE Du Noyer Competition
 Geology Matters No 8 
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Results of the IYPE/Du Noyer Geological Photography Competition

This years competition proved to be very popular, generating the highest ever number of entries.

The results are as follows.

1st Prize - Sarah Gatley, GSI

2nd Prize - Ross Harding, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny

3rd Prize - Dick Keely, Castletroy, Limerick

Foreign category winner - Hauke Steinberg, Dublin

Silurian Salrock formation, Renvyle, Co. Galway

Red and green mudstones of the Silurian Salrock formation, showing folding and fractures of late Silurian deformation.
Glassilaun, Renvyle, Connemara.

Photo by Sarah Gatley
October 2008

Sea arch, Loop Head, Co. Clare

Sea Arch at Loop Head, Co Clare.

Photo by Ross Harding
December 2007

Bedded Sandstone, Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare

Bedded Carboniferous Sandstone
Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare.

Photo by Dick Keely
June 2003

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina.
The 250 km2 ice formation is 30 km in length and one of the 48 glaciers fed by the Southern Patagonian Ice Field located in the Andes system shared with Chile.

Photo by Hauke Steinberg
April 2007