It’s funny the effect a bit of sunshine can have on the psyche. We often talk about how it can turn the biggest sourpuss into a grinning loon. I however, at this time of the year find myself thinking about the beach, and home.Read More
On 11th April 2012, I finally decided on a new hobby. To pick up a camera and see if I was capable of creating a picture that wasn’t a stinker. During the next 12 months I can honestly say that I learned a lot, and thoroughly enjoyed experimenting and reading about the art of photography. What is the most important thing that I have learned? Probably, that after a year, I know next to nothing and will likely still be rubbish when I am an old man. (you can leave THAT joke at the door, thank you)Read More
The first few months of this year have been an interesting affair in the life of this little person. I have been so consumed by my impending career change, while searching for the meaning in various parts of my life and identity, that my photographic hobby has taken a bit of a back seat.Read More
January is always a bit of an odd month for most of us. Friends and family are so busy giving up, working out or staying in that those of us who just want to get on with the new, can sometimes find ourselves a bit bored or isolated. During these times, it is best to find things to keep me active, otherwise I start thinking… never a good thing for me.Read More
Christmas day with the family.
As we draw towards the end of this year, my first as a ‘real’ camera owner, I guess it would be somewhat remiss of me not to talk a little about Christmas day. With the exception of mother, my whole family hates having their photo taken, me included. This I knew would present a challenge for the day.Read More
Monday 10th December: Warning – this update does not contain photography.
I live a predominantly digital life these days, more so than pretty much all my friends back home. My job is all about online communities so I live and breathe social media and the web. In fact so much so that some would argue that one can no longer survive without it, the term addict springs to mind…Read More