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Battle with Stafford Photographic Society 21.5.24 – Chosen Images

What a fantastic night last night at Stafford Camera Club.
We invited our friends from Stafford Photographic Society for a battle between our two clubs.
It was so good seeing old friends and having a catch up.
There were two sections to the competition – DPI’s and Prints
The scores were:
DPI’s – Stafford CC – 255 points, Stafford PS – 244 points
Prints – Stafford CC – 261 points, Stafford PS – 254 points
It was a wonderful evening. Thank you to all who took part and supported the competition
Well done Rob Ings – our judge – He certainly had a challenge to judge all the wonderful images.
The judge chose his favourite ‘Image of the Night’, this was ‘Elephants Family Stroll’  – John Simpson


All of our images can be found here

Photographer of the Year

Congratulations to Sue Tupling who is our

‘Photographer of the Year’

Here are some of her images.

Out of Darkness 

 Otter Love

 Male Bearded Tit 

Light my Fire 

– Dilettante Obscure 

Mirror Mirror 

King in Reeds 

Dilettante Obscure


Congratulations to John Simpson for his amazing Print of the Year – Amboseli Long-Tusked Elephant

Congratulations to John Simpson for his amazing Print of the Year – Amboseli Long-Tusked Elephant.

A fantastic image taken in Kenya, Craig is 67 years old and a gentle giant

Amboseli Long Tusked Elephant – John Simpson

Annual Print of the Year Competition – 2024 – Winning Images

Internal Battle between Male and Female Members 30.4.24 – All images

Congratulations to our Male Members another Victory over our Female Members in the Internal Competition 30.4.24

Congratulations to our male members with another victory over our female members in the Internal Competition 2024.

There were 40 images from both teams entered with the Peter Gennard judging.

Six images received the full twenty marks, these are shown below.



Money for Nothing – Tony Dudley  


Good Morning Vietnam – Phil Wilson 


Angry Bird – Tony Dudley


Indecent Proposal – Jane Rowbottom 


Annual DPI of the Year 2024

A big congratulations to Julie Lehman for winning DPI Image of the year 2024 with her fantastic image – ‘Waxwing with one Red Berry’.

Waxwing with one Red Berry
DPI Image of the Year
Julie Lehman

Annual DPI of the Year 2024 – Winning Images