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Ok, time for another rant!


DISCRETION IS ADVISED–THIS POST INCLUDES FOOTAGE THAT MAY OFFEND All my life, I’ve been listening to people who’ve not been able to have children. And sometimes, the stories I’ve heard have driven me to tears…stories that need telling, need writing … Continue reading

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Make your own olde worlde prints…just like those in grandma’s house!


Once upon a time, long, long ago…..there lived a man, and his name was John Herschel. He lived in merry old England, that funny old place, where men dance around a maypole, and drink warm beer while watching cricket… John … Continue reading

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I’m thinking of going “independent”…..!


Time was when I had just started this blog as a pastime, or a place where I could vent my anger (I used to vent it out on my wife, but she hit back with an even greater threat…..”say that … Continue reading

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Coming up this week….alternative printing work..


Aside of normal developing and processing your own film, there are other wonderful methods of making your own stylised prints, each one being absolutely unique. We’ll be talking about these methods, what they are, what they involve, and critically, are … Continue reading

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Ok, guys…roll up, roll up…develop your own films here…


Yes, yes…I know. So I’m late with this post. So here, slap my hands then! It’s been a wild weekend, I can tell you. Aside of the weekly shop, I had a major disaster with my old Honda Civic….I thought … Continue reading

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Coming up this weekend….


The weekend is upon us and I hope you are all in relax-mode! No such thing for me, as I’m trying to write an article for all you good people out there. What’s it going to be about? How to … Continue reading

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Why not treat yourself to a Ricoh GRD…Daido Moriyama’s favourite camera?


My Ricoh GRD has been reduced from it’s previous offer price…you can now own one of these superb cameras for just US$179 (or £118.99) The Ricoh is the most favoured camera for millions of professional as well as amateur photographers, … Continue reading

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Can we create our own world? Read about my view


Again, nothing to do with photography, but I did say when I first started this blog, that I ‘d be letting off steam or discussing issues that are important, to me anyway! So, we’ve all heard that everything we see … Continue reading

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