Solihull Salon Announcement

After 35 years of successful Open Photographic Exhibitions, Solihull Photographic Society (SPS) is now going fully automated with on line entry and image handling. However in order to allow time to install and prove the required new software the Exhibition dates have been postponed until later in 2013. Entrants will be able to upload dpi entries directly and also enter all print details. This should facilitate entry and of course save on postage, at least for dpi entries. There will still be a printed catalogue…

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Peter Hanysz RIP

All members of the club were shocked and deeply saddened to hear of the recent death of Peter Hanysz. Pete was a member of the club for a number of years, holding the post of Press Secretary since 2009. He and Sue were also well known as our unofficial deputy catering managers, a role that brought many a smile to our members lips. Pete’s interest in photography goes back many years and he has been successful in club competitions and various forums. His style was quite subtle and gently…

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Chairman’s Message

We are shocked and saddened to announce that Pete Haynsz died last week after a short illness. Pete was a great club member and he will be much missed by all of us. He has done a lot for our Club, both as Press Secretary over the past couple of years, and also with his wife, Sue, as our stand-in Caterers for when John Gomery cannot attend the club and they have carried out the kitchen duties and provided the lovely bread pudding. Our thoughts…

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This weeks guest speaker Mark Sisson

Mark Sisson ‘Wild Shropshire‘ www.marksissonphoto.co.uk I am fortunate enough to have the best job in the world, that of a professional wildlife and nature photographer.  Based in the small market-town of Newport in the beautiful county of Shropshire my work is regularly published in an array of books and journals such as BBC Wildlife, Birds and The Countryman, I write a montly column in The Shropshire Magazine and I have contracts with the RSPB’s Image Library and FLPA for my stock image sales. I also run the leading wildlife photography holiday and workshop business called Natures…

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