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MCPF Championships 21st. April 2018 by Stewart Band

April 24, 2018 - Four of us, Dick, Mary, Michael and myself, had an early start arriving just before 9am for the MCPF Championships at Br...
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Interclub Competition vs Banbury 17th April 2018

April 18, 2018 - The annual interclub competition with Banbury took place last night at the clubhouse. As usual the competition was close...
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Interclub Competition With Leamington 6th March 2018

April 04, 2018 - We now have the fully verified results from the Leamington Interclub competition. As you may already know: Overall, Lea...
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Visit to LumeJet

November 09, 2017 - Stratford Photo Group members were invited to visit LumeJet, on Tuesday 7th November 2017. LumeJet are a young company b...
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Annual Exhibition Winners

September 10, 2017 - Our Annual Exhibition, held at Stratford Arts House from 13 to 31 July 2017, was again a great success. Visitor numbers...
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New SPG season starts soon…..

August 26, 2017 - It’s not long now until the start of the new season at Stratford Photo Group. We hope you have had a happy and productiv...
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I’m not a natural history photographer! by Dick Prior

July 12, 2017 - I’m not a natural history photographer but I do enjoy my photography and will have a go at any photography challenge (at...
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SPG Win in Interclub Competition with Banbury Camera Club 08 May 2017

May 09, 2017 - The annual interclub print competition between Stratford Photo Group and Banbury Camera Club took place yesterday evenin...
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Photography in Oakley Wood 2017 by Dick Prior

April 27, 2017 - Bluebells in Oakley Wood: There are a number of areas in Oakley Wood to photograph the bluebells but one of the best of...
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MidPhot Awards for Mary Kirkby

April 13, 2017 - Mary Kirkby was recently presented with the David Moore Trophy for the Best Mammal Print in MidPhot 2017, for her pictur...
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Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition

April 13, 2017 - Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition was judged on 4th April 2017. The challenge for this year's competition was t...
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Why not start the New Year by taking your interest in Photography a step further?

January 07, 2017 - This year, at Stratford Photo Group, we have a new training programme aimed at new and less experienced photographers. Y...
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Members Workshop Evening 13 December 2016

December 16, 2016 - The well attended workshop evening on Tuesday 13 December was held in two parts. Before the break, Michael Robertson-Sm...
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Interclub Battle SPG vs Evesham vs Studley 15 Nov 2016

November 18, 2016 - The annual 3-way battle between SPG, Evesham and Studley took place at Bishopton Clubhouse on Tuesday 15 November 2016....
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Mono Interest Group Presentation

October 29, 2016 - The Mono Interest Group showed a variety of projected images at the Club meeting on Tuesday 25th. October 2016. Of parti...
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Stratford Photo Group: A Personal View by Michael Robertson-Smith

September 01, 2016 - My photographic journey started in the early ‘60s when my mother gave me her No. 1 Pocket Kodak, which I still have. I p...
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Annual Photographic Exhibition 2016 - Visitors' Favourite Image

September 01, 2016 - Congratulations to Mary Kirkby, winner of the Visitors’ Favourite Image with her striking print Clean Sweep and to Derek...
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Memories of Passing Strangers by Dick Prior

August 13, 2016 - ‘Memories of Passing Strangers’ Welsh International 2016 FIAP Gold Medal for Best Picture in the Experimental Section...
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Can you take the LRPS Challenge? by Dick Prior

June 30, 2016 - What is the challenge? You have just 10 pictures to prove that you are a competent and skilled photographer. How doe...
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Annual General Meeting and Award Ceremony

June 14, 2016 - Stratford Photo Group’s Annual General Meeting and Award Ceremony took place at the club house on the evening of 7 th Ju...
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Mary Kirkby - My Photographic Journey

May 24, 2016 - When I retired, my main occupations, apart from my job which I loved, had been housework, gardening and anything outdoor...
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Malcolm's Treasure Hunt evening

April 27, 2016 - Tuesday 26th April 2016 was Malcolm's Treasure Hunt evening when club photographers brought their eight DPI images on th...
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Caption Competition No 5 - Prize kindly donated by Maplin

April 13, 2016 - Caption Competition No 5 - Prize kindly donated by Maplin Michael Robertson-Smith completed back to back wins in Capt...
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SPG successes in Midphot 2016

March 21, 2016 - The club had some outstanding successes this year in the Midphot 2016 exhibition. The highlights were an MCPF Ribbon aw...
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SPG win close Interclub battle with Leamington on 8th March 2016

March 21, 2016 - Stratford Photo Group's reputation as a force to be reckoned with keeps growing! At long last our warrior forces have d...
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Caption Competition No 4 – Prize Voucher from Permajet

February 25, 2016 - This month’s Caption Competition winner was chosen by Graham Walton, our judge for Merit 3 DPIs. Having achieved a clea...
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Everyone enjoyed a successful Chairman’s night at Stratford Photo Group

February 10, 2016 - A group of SPG members gathered on Tuesday 9 th February 2016 at the clubhouse to tackle the Chairman’s challenge. Stewa...
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December Caption Competition – Prize £50 Voucher from Halo Print & Frame

January 13, 2016 - Bob Train LRPS was our judge for Merit 2 Prints and as well as doing an excellent job, he also chose the winner of last...
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SPG win 3 way Interclub at Studley 25th. November 2015

November 26, 2015 - SPG win 3 way Interclub at Studley 25th. November 2015 Last night 10 of our keen members went to Studley to support the...
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LCE Leamington visit SPG

November 25, 2015 - LCE Leamington visit SPG Tom Chandler, manager of London Camera Exchange Leamington, brought his team, Adam, Zac and Lo...
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FIAP Gold Medal awarded to Doug Watson

October 08, 2015 - Stratford Photo Group member Doug Watson has just been awarded the FIAP Gold Medal and Presidents Plaque in the 58th. Du...
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SPG Critique and SPG Mono Group Web Forums launched

October 05, 2015 - The club now has two new facilities, free to use by club members. Two web forums have been developed, one for general u...
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New Mono Interest Group to launch on 6th. October 2015

October 02, 2015 - Stratford Photo Group launches its Mono Interest Group at 19.45 on Tuesday 6th. October at the Clubhouse. The session w...
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The new 2015/16 season starts Tuesday 8th. September 2015

September 07, 2015 - Autumn is nearly upon us and the new club photographic season is about to commence. An exciting programme has been put...
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FIAP Distinctions Awarded

June 09, 2015 - FIAP Distinctions awarded - report by Dick Prior Last week I received 2 envelopes in the post from FIAP. One of them...
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Outstanding Photofolio 2015 Successes

May 12, 2015 - SPG Successes in Photofolio 2015 by Dick Prior We entered 15 PDIs and had 5 accepted (33%). We entered 15 Colour print...
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John E. Harding LRPS BPE3* EFIAP/s 22nd November 1948 - 3rd May 2015

May 05, 2015 - It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that John passed away this weekend following a massive heart attack....
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SPG are the MCPF Small Club Champions 2015 in Prints and DPIs

April 26, 2015 - Stratford Photo Group scoops the Small Club Award for both Prints and DPIs at the MCPF Championships 25th April 2015 Re...
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Studio Challenge at the Clubhouse 28th. April 2015

April 24, 2015 - Studio Team Challenge led by Stewart Band. Come along to the Studio Team Challenge evening, 7.30 pm at the Clubhouse ne...
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Cotswold Salon 2015 - Monochrome Print Competition

April 21, 2015 - Malcolm Ranieri reminds us that entries open shortly for the Cotswold Salon 2015 monochrome prints competition. Full det...
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A Most Successful Annual Cups Panels Competition

April 15, 2015 - Annual Cups Panels Competition. Assessor Graham Walton DPAGB 15th April 2015. This year’s Panels Competition was judged...
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More Canals than Venice - Field Trip to Birmingham 23rd April 2015

April 13, 2015 - On Thursday 23rd April, Malcolm Ranieri will lead a photographic field trip to Birmingham to explore the canal network....
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SPG Annual Cups Panels Competition Tuesday 14th. April 2015

April 08, 2015 - Last call for entries to this year's Panels Competition on 14th. April. You can bring your entries on the night, but yo...
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The 66th. Midland Salon - Entries Close 20th. April 2015

April 06, 2015 - Dick Prior reminds us that entries close for the 66th. Midland Salon in 14 days time on 20th. April 2015. There are sect...
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MCPF Photofolio 2015

April 04, 2015 - Dick Prior reports on the entry details for the MCPF Photofolio 2015 competition which can be found here. This is a clu...
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Merit Print Competitions - Get Your Digital Copies Sent In

April 04, 2015 - Call for digital copies of Merit Print Competitions award winners. To complete the award winner's galleries for the Mer...
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Stratford Photo Group Launches New Look Website

April 03, 2015 - Stratford Photo Group launches its new look website to improve your experience and to act as a focal point for club info...
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