Procrastination

Slutwalk London 2012

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I attended Slutwalk in London in support of my wife Klara.  There’s a full gallery of photos on my Flickr feed Klara was wearing a special Slut version of her Mildred blanket for survivors with PTSD.


The Democratisation of Photography

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from the twisted mind of Fresh Water Mole over at b3ta


A Pale Horse

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Another normal day in north-west London.. Who would ride such a steed?  Could it be…?  Surely not!  I’m no biblical scholar but I’m pretty sure the Four Horsemen were not scheduled for a visit to Willesden, nor that Death would choose beast quite so fluffeh.


Decisions! Decisions!

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It’s a tricky one.  Which one gets the bullet?  Mr Charisma Bypass or Mr Face I’d Never Tire of Slapping?  Of course I’ve only shown two choices and, much though I hate to admit it, it looks like Rock vs Hard-Place is the way our electoral system is going to stay.  The LibDems recent poll […]


Digital Economy Bill

The stunningly ill-conceived piece of legislation known as the Digital Economy Bill is due to go to the report stage in the House of Lords next week.  It seems increasingly likely that the bill will be forced through before the the General Election in an attempt to bribe Murdoch & Co. to support Labour’s election […]


I’m a Photographer and a Terrorist

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I wonder how long it would take the Met to pomme purée my brain-matter if I wear this around town? with apologies to IAPNAT


There’s an App for that…

From New Scientist (6th Feb. 2010): Software doctors bad photos to make them look like a pro’s It may seem crude to reduce aesthetics to number crunching but software can now manipulate an amateur’s photographs to make them more pleasing to the eye. Algorithms score a photo’s aesthetics using simple composition rules widely used to […]


Take The Power Back

Go to www.ratm.co.uk follow the links and download your copy of “Killing In The Name Of”. Give the gift of choice this Christmas.


Panopticon

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I’m not paranoid.  I knew they were after me!! (Original is here)


Wedding photography. Easy money?

wedding disaster

The awful photographs of Marc and Sylvia Day’s wedding have been all over the news today. Nice ghost shot…. ..and lovely juxtaposition of the red transit and horse-drawn carriage. Is it possible to ban someone from using a camera ever again?  Perhaps it’s time for a change in the law.


Anton Du Berk

Anton du Berk

I think he’s overdone the spray tan…


Soft Target

Students should pay more, says CBI Education spending could be cut by £2bn Clegg ‘to axe tuition fee pledge’ Vice-chancellors call for tuition fees to be raised