Since moving house we have more birds visiting the garden and even a family of squirrels that bound playfully through the trees at the bottom of the garden on the down side there are a few mice and rats which get attracted by the bird food but thats a small price to pay to be able watch all this from the comfort of the house. After watching them from a distance i decided to set up a little squirrel feed station for when its really icy/cold and it did not take them long at all to figure out there was food available. [Read More]


There was a time i was quite heavily in to photography, i had my own dark room working mainly in B&W. Preferred landscapes but occasionally did some model work but then i went digital and carried on for a short whilst but i think the magic disappeared. There was something uniquely magical about watching a print form in the solution how the image gradually faded into view and now everything is instant and before i would think about the image, plan its capture and now boom "oh that looks nice" snap snap throw discard once its been seen on the computer. [Read More]


A gallery of my photograhy

These are my humble attempts at black and white photography, some were captured on an EOS1n and printed in a home dark room the later ones are digital using EOS20D and now a Fuji XT-1. As you may notice I’m quite good at choosing titles….

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