Pictures by the Parry's
Roger Parry MPAGB, ARPS, EFIAP, Hon PAGB, ESFIAP
Judith Parry DPAGB, AFIAP, Hon PAGB
I was first introduced to photography by my grandfather when I was a young child, he taught me how to make sun prints.
Last century I joined Smethwick Photographic Society and have served on its committee ever since and have had the honour to have been President twice. I am also the longest serving member of the Smethwick International Exhibition committee, having been a member of that committee since it started.
I serve on the Council of the Midland Counties Photographic Federation and am the longest serving member. I am the Chairman of the Midland Salon and have been President twice. I am also Chairman of Photofolio, an exhibition organised by the MCPF for its member clubs.
I am a PAGB listed judge and am regularly invited to judge exhibitions at both National and International level.
In 2014 I was given the Members award by the Royal Photographic Society, which gave me life membership.
I am a member of the following organisations:
Smethwick Photographic Society.
Royal Photographic Society (Life Member).
The London Salon of Photography
I hold distinctions awarded by the following organisations:
DPAGB awarded by the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB),
AFIAP awarded by The International federation of Photographic Art.
Hon PAGB, an award by the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) for services rendered.
Life Membership Smethwick Photographic Society (SPS).
Roll of Honour Smethwick Photographic Society (SPS).
Roll of Honour Midland Counties Photographic Federation (MCPF)