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As a youngster the consequences of shooting roll upon roll of film were unimportant. Today those early negatives mixed with prints lie in boxes. In a mess. I am scanning this film archive, but its a slow process. The first set scanned were of a School trip to Holland and the resulting images helped me …

The first iPod, iPhone or iPad is a joy. Plugging-in to iTunes to upload your own music ripped from CD or add a credit card to buy music, apps and even movies. Doing so crowns the iTunes account as le grande fromage, the great dictator, one iTunes to rule them all. It works well – for one person. Your …

Lowry Theatre

While in Manchester I visited The Lowry Theatre, the home of the works of LS Lowry. As I develop as a Photographer, it is so important to experience a range of visual arts. Seeing with the eye, asking questions why the artist made their choices of context, light, composition, depth, colour etc. This was an …

A new roundabout was created at the junction of two rural roads in Clackmannanshire, Scotland’s smallest county.  The centrepiece is unusual. A stunning bright creative metal latticework in the form of a lady holding a metal squiggle which is called River Spirit. When erected, it was unclear who the Artist was as there are no markings …