SPG Win in Interclub Competition with Banbury Camera Club 08 May 2017

May 09, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The annual interclub print competition between Stratford Photo Group and Banbury Camera Club took place yesterday evening, hosted by Banbury, at their excellent facilities at Chenderit School in Middleton Cheney. From left to right: Naomi Saul, Andrew Spackman and Stewart Band Twenty four prints were submitted by each club, to be judged by Naom...
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Photography in Oakley Wood 2017 by Dick Prior

April 27, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Bluebells in Oakley Wood: There are a number of areas in Oakley Wood to photograph the bluebells but one of the best of them is the area around what is known as ‘The Fort’. Time of Day/Lighting All kinds of light have their advantage here but strong contrasty light is perhaps the most difficult to manage. Soft light is more straight forward. Eq...
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MidPhot Awards for Mary Kirkby

April 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Mary Kirkby was recently presented with the David Moore Trophy for the Best Mammal Print in MidPhot 2017, for her picture of "Alpha Male Gelada Baboon with Females". Here Mary is being presented with the David Moore trophy by MCPF Immediate Past-President Ian Bailey. Mary seen here holding her winning image and trophy, also won MCPF Ribbons for "...
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Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition

April 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition was judged on 4th April 2017. The challenge for this year's competition was to produce a series of twelve images, all taken within the space of one day; one 24 hour period from midnight to midnight. Full rules can be found here. Turnout this year was high, with no less than thirteen entries being received...
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Why not start the New Year by taking your interest in Photography a step further?

January 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
This year, at Stratford Photo Group, we have a new training programme aimed at new and less experienced photographers. You will be able to get help understanding your camera and how to improve your photo taking skills. In addition you can learn how to edit your images to make them look their best. Starting at our first meeting of the year at Bisho...
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Members Workshop Evening 13 December 2016

December 16, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
The well attended workshop evening on Tuesday 13 December was held in two parts. Before the break, Michael Robertson-Smith gave us some insights into the various ways to process images without using Photoshop. He started off with the free program Gimp, showing how it could do most of the usual things one would expect from Photoshop, but for free....
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