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This week, we are excited to be sharing with you our 2021 photography competition runners up and this year’s winner! We’ve had hundreds fantastic images shared with us this year and our judging panel has been working hard to select the winner and the runners up photographs.

From today until Saturday, we will be sharing a runners up photograph every day with the 2021 winner being announced on Sunday 10th October. The lucky winner on Sunday will be winning £100 of Shieldhall credit to spend next year.

Day 1 Runner Up – Monday 4th October

Image taken by Donna Cooke from Poole Quay. Beautiful light shown over Shieldhall with steam venting out of the side of the ship as we recovered our port anchor.

Day 2 Runner Up – Tuesday 5th October

Kenji Takeda took this stunning shot of Shieldhall’s bow as the summer evening’s rays bounce off the ship after a busy day at the Bournemouth Air Festival.

Day 3 Runner Up – Wednesday 6th October

Can anyone spot something rather unusual about this superb photograph taken by Will Hilton-Kent?

Day 4 Runner Up – Thursday 7th October

Beautiful shot taken by Anthony Plowman on Saturday 11th September 2021.

Day 5 Runner Up – Friday 8th October

Lovely shot of Shieldhall’s passengers enjoying their cruise on our return from Poole back to Southampton after a busy week at the Bournemouth Air Festival. Image – Andrew Cooke

Day 6 Runner Up – Saturday 9th October

Image taken by Will Hilton-Kent as we departed Poole for a great day out at the Bournemouth Air Festival.

2021 Photography Competition Winner – Sunday 10th October

Congratulations to Andrew Cooke who is the winner of this year’s photography competition! This magnificent photograph captures Shieldhall sailing back from Poole through Hurst Castle, sailing back through the strong tide on a beautiful sunny day with the ship full of our lovely passengers.