Progress is in the eye of the beholder #travel

I’ve been packing for an upcoming family trip to Australia. Aside from the usual clothes, toiletries, etc. there’s the usual bits and bobs you need on a trip – camera and something to read. Bits and bobs for Dave’s first visit to Aus – about 1993 Camera Spare film A few paperbacks   Bits and ...

Retiring MyMobilestream // Accepting the inevitability of Instagram 1

Retiring MyMobilestream // Accepting the inevitability of Instagram
For some time now I’ve been delaying the inevitable. A couple of years ago I setup a photo blog to share interesting things that I spotted on my daily out and abouts. At the time, I just wanted to see if I could get it all setup seamlessly so I’d email a photo from the ...

Some of my best pics / playing with @500px

Some of my best pics / playing with @500px
Following a tipoff from The Next Web, I created a 500px gallery of some of my favourite shots over the years. The 20 shot limit (for free accounts) was quite challenging, how do you choose 20 top pics from a heaving hard drive of plenty? I decided to focus on some of my favourite shots ...

Getting great pictures at the Tour de France 4

Photography and bike racing – it’s always good to combine your passions. This year gave me a chance to get to the Tour for the first time since 2007 so I headed to Bordeaux to see a stage finish and, the following day, the start of the final time trial. Bike racing is quite unique ...
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