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Tessa Bramall

27 February 2023

“I sort of became hooked on nature photography when a giraffe I was pointing my camera at turned around and looked at me and I took the picture and felt a connection.   Holidays with my children focused around nature and together we took many pictures of different birds, mammals and insects, learning and observing […]

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Peter Owen

21 January 2023

I have taken photographs since the age of 11 and joined Stafford Photographic Society following my retirement in 2018.  I enjoy all aspects of the Society and find it to be a friendly, inclusive and enjoyable outlet For my photography.  I am a member of the Society’s Committee and undertake the role of PDI coordinator. […]

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Noel Bennett

20 December 2022

Past president 3 years. I was one of  ‘the young ones’  when I joined SPS back in 2005, that’s 17 years ago!! I’ve seen a lot of changes over the years and a lot of people come and go.  The society has helped my photography come alive and lift my aspirations to a whole new […]

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Brian Dicks DPAGB

I have been a member of the Society since 2007, after taking early retirement from my job as a lecturer in Graphic Design. I have served on the committee for several years as PDI Competitions Coordinator, Vice President, President and currently External Competitions Coordinator.  I enjoy all aspects of photography, but specialise in none.  I […]

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Graham Argent DPAGB

Photography has been a lifelong interest and proved to be a perfect counter-balance to a demanding working life as a Senior NHS Healthcare Executive. I started to take my photography more seriously around 2002, initially joining Stafford Camera Club as a ‘beginner’. Over successive seasons, I progressed into the Advanced section and gained the Credit […]

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Dennis Bates

“I have been doing photography for six years now. This is my second season with Stafford PS. My main enjoyment is landscape photography, although I also do some sports photography I currently use a Nikon Z6ii full frame mirrorless camera and Z S line lenses.” Below is my gallery containing a selection of images.

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Howard Bagshaw ARPS MPAGB FIPF

I started taking photographs as a teenager and joined SPS in 1990. I’ve been on the committee for much of that time, sometimes as Secretary or President, but mostly ‘dogsbody’. Though I enjoy most genres of photography, I have concentrated in the past 15 years on Audio Visual (AV). Through this interest, Carole and I […]

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Miles Caven

Like many others of a certain age, I became interested in photography in my early teens. Not much pocket money ,so film developing and contact printing was my starting point. A home made enlarger was a huge step forward for me. The tales I could tell, but not here. Now much older, I am a […]

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19 December 2022

I joined Stafford Photographic Society in 2007 having taken voluntary redundancy from my job as Customer Service Manager at the Co-operative bank, looking for new challenge. I soon got hooked and started entering competitions, both internal and external, and took on the role of External Competitions Co-ordinator on behalf of the society. I have learnt […]

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