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How to start a journal


Whenever I’m seen in town, shooting various subjects, I always make a habit of sitting down and writing what the day brought me, whether it be rain, sun, snow or whatever. And once I start writing the main points, then … Continue reading

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A new journal is born….


I love writing. Well…let me qualify that…I love writing when the ideas keep flowing; when i have to sit in my study all alone, no telephone, no cellphone, no TV, no internet….just light pouring through the one window, the shrubs … Continue reading

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Daido Moriyama–the man and his ways


Shinjuku, in Tokyo, Japan is where one of the most influential photographers of our times hangs out. The area could be compared to our Vancouver Eastside, or maybe even London’s Soho, albeit without the homeless and open drug dealing. There … Continue reading

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Write for filmcamera999…free publicity for you!


Feel you don’t agree with what you read on here? Think you can do a better job? And get FREE publicity on a blog that has hits of more than 36 000 so far and counting? Good!  Be my guest, … Continue reading

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Another addictive pastime for me….!


Ever since I tried my hand at writing my own journal, then moved on to actually make my own journal before writing in it, it seems I’ve caught the bug. I’ve spent quite a lot of my time making these … Continue reading

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Oh, my! What have I done!


Yes, indeed…’tis so, my dear friends! Ever since I wrote a few words about writing a journal, and with it, making your own journals, my inbox has been burning, burning with requests to post more articles about journalling, etc. But … Continue reading

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Think, write and become what you think!


I don’t know if any of you have had a similar experience to what I’m about to describe. It’s to do with thoughts initially. I’ve found, that whatever I’ve been thinking about, looking at, writing about in my journals, regularly, … Continue reading

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An excellent blog from a friend by association!


On the back of my recent posts about life in 1960s London, I found a blog by a chap who went to the same school as I did all those years ago, and also lived in the same area of … Continue reading

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A photographer photographed!


A few days ago, as I was walking down to my favourite coffee shop for breakfast and a chance to catch up on my emails, writing work, etc., I came upon this demonstration at the junction of around Powell St … Continue reading

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Orbs? What are they?


As seasoned photographers, you will have at some time along the line, noticed one or two oddities amongst your negatives. By that I mean little round spheres of light, like out of focus raindrops appearing in and around some of … Continue reading

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