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I became interested in photography in the mid 60’s my first camera was a Kodak Brownie Twin, given to me by my father who was himself a professional photographer at Harwell, you could say that it was in my blood On leaving school in 1970, I trained as C& I Technician with the CEGB at Didcot A Power Station and upon completion of my apprenticeship I worked there until the station closure in 2012. During that period, I ran a photographic club which at its peak had over 100 members. Since the site closure, our camera club is still running with about 12 members meeting at the B Site Visitor Centre. When my father took early retirement in 1984, he set up in his own business, trading as I J Belcher Colour Picture Library. In my spare time, I supplied images for his picture library and set up a computerised catalogue database of his 40,000 images. His business income was generated by the supplying of images for UK travel companies, magazines, agencies, birthday cards, etc. My equipment that I used at that time was a medium format camera’s, Yashica 124G and Bronica SQA’s In 2008 I joined the Oxford Photographic Society to improve my photographic abilities and I diversified into experimenting many different aspects of photography. I now enjoy photographing Wildlife, Landscape, Travel, Aviation. I currently use a Sony and Canon full frame mirrorless cameras with a selection of prime and zoom lenses. Favourite photographer Sir Don McCullin remembering his vivid story telling of images below one of his famous quotes “Photography for me is not looking, it’s feeling. If you can’t feel what you’re looking at, then you’re never going to get others to feel anything when they look at your pictures.”