Disclaimers: This post is image heavy. It’s personal. I’m not really sure what to say about these photos, or why I’m sharing them… They’re just on my mind these days and I’m thinking that maybe you’ll enjoy this small glimpse into this other world. Yes, there’s a...read more
I should have stayed longer in Berlin, I think I could easily have spent weeks there and I'm definitely going back. The whole area where we were staying was so quiet and relaxed, it was perfect for catching up over countless coffees and breakfasts (Yes, there were...read more
Headshots are tricky; it's just me, you and the camera.... And my other gear, and whoever is standing behind me watching you, and all the voices in your head, and all the voices in my head for that matter. It's not just me you and the camera at all, ever. I took some...read more
I did say I was going to launch a competition today, but I changed my mind. There's good reason for it and it will happen, just not right now. Stay tuned! Insta things 1. Mark Lanegan, great view of a great show. //2. Cake! Antoinette's Bakery, too good! //3. Oh yes,...read more
My heart skips a beat, I haven't breathed in twenty seconds. I'm copying photo files. The agony, the anxiety, the fear, the huge failure in my mind's eye that are the very contents of this memory card. Fear of failure, that belly punching that I get every time. Oh how...read more
As we chomp our breakfast from the buffet in the Bellaggio, (great coffee, sooo much fruit, awful baked beans -who the eff puts sugar in their baked beans??) Moe has the great idea of checking just how long it will take us to drive Vegas to Yosemite, through Death...read more
Festivals are such a great place to just see people, steep in their technicolor loveliness and record as much of it as you can. Summer's almost over but you're thinking about next year already, I can feel it. Start the prep now. Here are 5 small tips for taking photos...read more
Insta Things 1. Fade Street, we'll be causing a stir here on Saturday evening, I can't wait. // 2. Soaking up the last of the summer sun. // 3. Ukelele Hooley was in town. Great sounds with great people. // 4. The BIGGEST balloon ever, everyone was giggling and the...read more
Practice. Failure. Practice. Disappointment. Practice. Crap. Practice. Amazing. Practice. Average. Practice. Better. Practice. Crap. Practice. Disappointment. Practice. Practice. Practice... At least that's how it goes in my mind. These were a huge disappointment in...read more
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