mpastro2001 9:37pm, 19 September 2012
Hello ROG Team

Martin Pugh here and I have awoken to fabulous news!

I am absolutely delighted and I want to thank you and of course the Judges for nominating M51 as both the Deep Sky and Overall Competition winner.

I tried so very hard to stay awake and join the announcements on Twitter, but 2am came around and with 2 hours to go and work the next day, I had to retire. I hope you are not disappointed.

Many, many thanks again.

Martin Pugh
Steven Christenson PRO Posted 3 years ago. Edited by Steven Christenson (member) 3 years ago
Martin, your win was well deserved. Absolutely beautiful. If it doesn't inspire people to wonder about the heavens something's broken!


The winners page is here, by the way:
Congratulations to Martin and all our other winners! It's been another amazing year for the competition.

We'll be posting links to the press coverage a bit later today.

Thanks again for the continued support from the community.
The ROG Team
Jacob von Chorus 3 years ago

I saw that I have won the youth astrophotography competition. Thank you to all of the judges. According to your website, it said I was supposed to receive an email yesterday but I have received nothing.

Jacob von Chorus
exdigecko 3 years ago
Congrats to all winners!
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