Category Archives: music

Meet my friend Marina..and her work!


For some time now, I have been conversing with a lady in Greece…her name is Marina Kanavaki. Her work has me enthralled, cut a long story short! Her latest work has blown my mind….so without further ado, take a look … Continue reading

Posted in art, For book lovers!, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

More film noir from world cinema…


Following my short post yesterday regarding film noir from India, it seems a whole lot of readers are very interested in this subject, judging by the emails I have had overnight. I had to have a private chuckle to myself, … Continue reading

Posted in cine film, Classic film cameras, film noir, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Filmcamera999 ventures into moving pictures!


Been a long time since my last post…believe me, it,s taken this long to finally get rid of the post-Xmas blues! With my final few days here in merry ol’ England coming to an end very soon, I’ve just had … Continue reading

Posted in Classic film cameras, film noir, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A can of worms has been opened, I fear!


Hot on the heels of my little article yesterday about the re-emergence of vinyl record sales and the benefits of valve amps over transistor/IC powered ones, emails have been pouring in from readers all over the place, some supporting my … Continue reading

Posted in journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Let’s all walk down to the record shop….!


I know this has nothing at all to do with photography, but as a user of, shall we say, old technology, I still hanker about the old days whenever I pull out my collection of vinyl LPs and EPs! It … Continue reading

Posted in 1960s London, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

A different take on my John Lennon post…


A couple of days ago, I posted an article here about the music and message of John Lennon. To me, I suppose, the Beatles were part and parcel of my youth…wherever me and my friends went, to whichever bar or … Continue reading

Posted in 1960s London, Classic film cameras, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Let’s end nostalgia week with this….


I remember hearing this on the radio sometimes….the voice, the words, the harmonica was mesmerising even way back then….Howlin Wolf…..1965…… Thanks for joining me on the trip! 🙂  

Posted in 1960s London, Classic film cameras, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , ,

Nostalgia week….


Posted in 1960s London, Classic film cameras, For book lovers!, journaling & writing, music | Tagged

A bit of poetry from my Sikh friend….


You may remember some time ago, I mentioned here about my very good friend, who happens to be a Sikh, and how he tends to get deeper and deeper into things than anybody else I’ve known? He is one hell … Continue reading

Posted in art, Classic film cameras, journaling & writing, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Join me for a few seconds of groooove….!


Mmmmm…..I can’t stop my feet from rocking to this! 😉

Posted in music | Tagged , | 1 Comment