Edinburgh on 35mm

Edinburgh on 35mm

I am a strong believer that when it comes to photography, film is not dead. It does, however, sometimes break your heart. One day in Edinburgh and one film, game on.

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Will Spadge die out?

Will Spadge die out?

Moving to a new place always makes me wonder if my nickname, Spadge, will follow. Hundreds in Lincoln called me Spadge for almost 8 years, but this was a new job, in a new city, with no external introductions. Did ‘Spadge’ survive the leap?

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Cumbria snaps

Cumbria snaps

I took so many photos of the beautiful scenery in Cumbria, but I have highlighted my favourite 10 here. Check it out!

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The future of natural selection

The future of natural selection

Walking through the park yesterday I noticed that many features of the play area were bubble-wrapped. That’s metaphorical bubble-wrap but you get the idea, right? The roundabout went straight down to the pavement, remote enough even to release a dangling coat toggle. What is happening to the world?…

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Personal space, please

Personal space, please

A problem I often experience is that, when you’re small, people don’t respect your personal space. I’ve been pushed into the road, with the cars, in order to give a bunch of douche-bags enough space to walk within their path-dominating unity…

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The Bodyguard

The Bodyguard

Have you ever dreamed about what it would be like to be a V.I.P for a day? To be escorted around, surrounded by highly trained bodyguards at all times and chauffeured to your every destination? So had I…

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Craig “Walter White” Sutcliffe

Craig “Walter White” Sutcliffe

When I first met Craig over a decade ago, he had hair down to his shoulders, facial hair that did as it pleased & eyebrows that resembled shocked caterpillars. The day he heard the news he shaved off his hair (still sporting a slight goatee) and picked up the nickname Walter White…

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First roll of 120

First roll of 120

Last Christmas my dad gave me a couple of old cameras. He said he ‘knew a guy’, which meant they were ‘in good nick’ don’t you know. Anyway, due to a pretty busy few months, I found it hard to dedicate any time to this bellowed-beauty. This month meant I could finally get around to having a play with it…

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Why aren’t women funny?

Why aren’t women funny?

Women that really make me laugh are definitely few and far-between. Why is this? I am often hilarious, albeit accidentally, but as a profession? I can name more than 20 male comedians who make me laugh out loud regularly, but only 4 or 5 females come to mind?…

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