Portrait

Portrait

15 May 2023 Read More

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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Dave Tucker EFIAP/p, DPAGB, CPAGB, BPE3

I enjoy helping others who want to improve their photographic skills. And, on that point, I firmly believe being a member of a good club helps improve your photographic ability and pleasure in seeing your images come to life. Personally, I still like to take part in photographic competitions from club level right up to […]

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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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Derek Gair

19 December 2022

I was a teenager when I first got interested in taking photos and bought my first decent camera, a Zorki 4 in 1968 when I was 17. In my early 20’s I was asked to take wedding photos of a deaf & dumb couple who could not afford a professional. I was 30 when I went to live in […]

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