The Irish Examiner Readers’ Pictures competition is drawing to a close.

Here is a selection of pictures taken from our shortlist of 2016 weekly winners.

We have had a great response again this year with more than 4,000 entries so far.

The overall winner will walk away with €1,000 worth of photographic equipment, while two runners-up will get a €250 voucher each — all compliments of Barker Photographic, our sponsor this year.

Last date for entry is December 28, so there is still time to clinch a spot as a weekly winner from which we will make our final selection.

Log on to irishexaminer.com/photos for full competition details and to upload your entry.


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