I just attempted to use Aperture 3 – it’s seriously woeful. Avoid it at all costs. An extra 600mb in the application, and it runs like I used to in cross country. July 2010, Methil, FifeLeica iiia – Jupiter 3 – 50mm f1.5 – Ilford Delta 400 

Read more

Signing the register. After a good number of weeks, the wedding photos have all been developed, scanned and are in the hands of Mike and Melissa. Phew. They’ll be appearing on here over time. July 2010, House for an Art Lover, GlasgowHasselblad 500CM – 80mm f2.8 – Fuji Neopan 400 pushed to 800

Read more

Having gone a few days without a phone, it’s remarkable how little I actually miss it, despite the habit of texting people whilst waiting in a queue or on a train or something to make myself look busy. I toyed with the idea of getting rid of the phone completely on the way into work […]

Read more

Every so often I make some fairly spontaneous and over-the-top purchases. As well as keeping me in poverty, it’s good for the soul. Spurred on by the creativity of fellow campers at the Wickerman the other weekend, I’ve gone and bought a rather huge 4m bell tent. The logic being that since I camp on […]

Read more

Mhairi came to stay in the flat for a night last week. She was jetting off from Glasgow Airport to Canada the next morning, so it made sense to come down and crash here instead of travelling from Dundee/Inverness dead early. There’s a memory from my ‘youth’ sometime where someone made a comment on the […]

Read more

I’ve got a cold.. in July. Unbelievable. Where have all the sunny days gone? I live at the Gallowgate in Glasgow – when I was on the phone to Orange to get a new sim card sent out, I explained to her that it was so-called as this was where they used to hang people […]

Read more

I’m going head to head with Gorbot with this picture. Him with his Leica M8 and borrowed Nokton f1.1… me with the Canon 7 and 50mm f0.95. It’s the clash of the titans. Or would have been if he hadn’t uploaded something else since. Curses. July 2010, GlasgowCanon 7 – 50mm f0.95 – Fuji Neopan […]

Read more