Personal Stuff

There’s nothing I like more than roaming around aimlessly with my faithful Leica or beloved but dusty Epson RD1. I’ve had a marvellous time travelling that has allowed me to get pictures in some splendid places.

A couple of years ago I had a solo exhibition at the Art of Propaganda Gallery of pictures taken in Auschwitz. Have a look at the pictures here and read about the exhibition here.

I like spending time in Eastern Europe. I’m not a drug-runner and I don’t have a soft spot for East European prostitutes with their lovely pale skin, buoyant sense of humour, immaculate manners and very reasonable rates.

I enjoy sitting on secluded benches in Highgate Cemetery, the smell of old books (particularly German theology) and the euphoric feeling that follows a two hour workout or a massive dose of heroin.

Having toured the country in my old VW campervan, I now have an urge to either form a religious commune on tenuous grounds or buy an old Dutch barge, a goblin teasmaid, a doberman pup and go on a Big Adventure.

Here are some pictures I’ve taken over the years:

February 20th 2014
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World’s oldest independent eyewear company C.W. Dixey & Son selected for David Linley‘s Celebration of British Design, Craftsmanship, Engineering and Innovation

Makers of Sir Winston Churchill’s spectacles, C.W. Dixey & Son has been selected to appear in a prestigious exhibition celebrating the very best in British design and craftsmanship curated by David Linley and Scott Simpson. The carefully selected brands forming the exhibition are all renowned for the design and creation of ...
November 11th 2011
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Meet Lytro’s Light Field Camera, for ‘Living Pictures’

Pictured above is Lytro's new Light Field camera, which doesn't look like any camera on the market. And, being the only camera to focus after you've taken the picture, it doesn't work like other cameras either. With pictures produced on the Light Field Camera, the photographer doesn't have to wait ...
November 10th 2011
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Rocket Fuel UK investigates the role of environment vs audience in effective brand advertising

On Tuesday I went to a breakfast debate hosted by the lovely people at Rocket Fuel UK. For those unfamiliar, Rocket Fuel is a real-time ad targeting company whose technology combines all data-driven targeting techniques, from behavioural to contextual, into one system that automatically adapts campaigns in real time to ...
September 24th 2011
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World’s oldest independent eyewear company launches first new collection for a generation

C.W. Dixey & Son of London, the world’s oldest independent eyewear company, has a rich heritage of iconic clients. They include legendary explorers, artists and writers, such as James Bond creator, Ian Fleming, as well as emperors, royalty and leaders. However, it’s long-time C.W. Dixey & Son devotee, Winston Churchill who ...
July 29th 2011
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11 useful business apps for freelance and mobile workers

One of the advantages of working as a freelance consultant is being able to work from anywhere. This allowed me to live and work in Munich last year, and my favourite spots nearby now include the table outside the pub downstairs, a nice cafe down the road, and the magnificent reading room ...

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