Monthly Archive: March, 2018

Happy 250th Birthday

That really is a birthday to be reckoned with. In 1768 Philip and Patty Astley established the first permanent circular arena on the banks of the Thames, presenting trick riding and acrobatics –… Continue reading

Welcome to the Gadgetography show

I enjoyed my visit to the Photography show at NEC this week.               Did I purchase anything? Not really! But when one goes looking for inspiration in… Continue reading

Go See Gursky at the Hayward

A simple message for all photographers who struggle with Photoshop. Go and see what is possible in the art of manipulation of images by Andreas Gursky. These photographs on display at the Hayward… Continue reading

And not a snow sailor in sight

This is what is called a people specific entry this week. Good morning Punt Club members.     Not often you will see this sight I suspect. The huskies and I ploughed through… Continue reading

The ups and downs of Ely

You have to hand it to the Dean and chapter of Ely Cathedral, they are one of the few cathedrals in the UK who will let you up on to the roof. Not… Continue reading