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Sam Shaw, FPSA, MPSA

Shaw_Sam.jpgSam received an Associate of Arts degree from Merced College, a Bachelors of Science degree, major in Mathematics and minor in Physics from California State College Stanislaus, and a Masters degree in Mathematics with emphasis on Computer Science from California State College Stanislaus.  He has been interested in photography since high school. 

Sam joined the Modesto Camera Club and PSA in 1993, and started entering International Exhibitions in 1995.  He has been active in the Modesto and Merced Camera Clubs, the San Joaquin Council, the Gold Rush Chapter, and PSA.  He started the Gold Rush International Exhibition in 2010 and is the General Chairman.  Sam has produced programs on Digital Imaging, Color topics, Travel destinations, Nature and Photojournalism, these have been shown at local travel and service groups, camera clubs, Gold Rush Chapter, Foto-Clave and the PSA Annual Conference.  The PSA Journal featured Sam in the Distinctive Image article in September 2009.  He has four magazine covers, three for the PSA Journal and one for the Northwest Public Power Bulletin. He received his MPSA in 2012.

Marsh Wren with Nesting Material
Praise the Flag
Lost Cause
Dreamy Glade Mill
Hyena Eating Wildebeeste

All images © Sam Shaw