I’ve always had a bit of a fascination with Al Capone, and the legend that surrounds him… like how when he was told to keep a ‘low profile’ during his final trial, he responded by wearing a different neon colour tailored suit to court each day. That trial eventually saw him carted off to Alcatraz. […]Read more "Alcatraz"
Going through negatives yesterday I discovered this picture of Andrea I’d taken over a few years ago now. That night, we got really drunk on Jack Daniel’s, and and then after walking back round to her house on what was the snowiest day of the year, I decided to head across town to the Cathouse. […]Read more "Something Old"
Back to San Francisco for the remainder of the digital pictures from the trip. There are a pile of films to be developed too, so they’ll come later. I switched from proper shirt and sensible-ish glasses to beanie hat, skinny jeans, white glasses, and full-on hipster t-shirt at this point. Here is a box of […]Read more "Visiting Automattic in San Francisco – Part Two"
This past week I got the chance to go out to San Francisco, to meet up with some of the other folks who work on WordPress.com for the first time. Here’s the Automattic HQ: I grew up hearing a lot about Silicon Valley, and the burgeoning tech world that was its spiritual home, so it […]Read more "Visiting Automattic in San Francisco"
We hear a lot about travel – from the dizzying heights of exploring somewhere new, to the awful lows of losing your bags or money along the way. I’ve come to realise that there are also lots of things that happen when you travel that nobody ever warns you about; things that you can’t even […]Read more "Travel: The Things Nobody Warns You About"
I’m out in the States again – this time on a trip to San Francisco with work. Since they are wonderful folks, they suggested flying via Denver so I could see Grace and hang out with friends before she moves over the pond. I’ve not really been taking as many pictures this trip, or at […]Read more "Denver 2013 – Back Again"