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The Great White Silence
Exploration / Film

The Great White Silence

I’m slightly obsessed with Polar exploration at the moment. It may have something to do with a trip to Iceland in February, a country balanced on the edge of the Arctic Circle. It’s a humbling landscape. A magical landscape. Hot steam puffs and billows from vents in the ground, waterfalls thunder down cracks between tectonic plates and stocky … Continue reading »

House of Cards
Film / Performance

House of Cards

During the past few evenings I’ve been re-watching the first season of House of Cards. I’ve enjoyed both seasons and the other night, after having spent 20 minutes scrolling through endless choices on Netflix, I ended up coming back to The Underwoods and their smooth dark world. I’ve often thought the photography in both series … Continue reading »

FM3a
Cameras / Family Album / Technology

FM3a

I’ve decided, with a big sigh, to retire my lovely, analogue Nikon FM3a. We’ve been together for some years now, maybe 14, I’m not exactly sure. It’s made many, many pictures for me, often with a speedlight flash attached rather ungainly to its hotshoe. But increasingly I’ve found it harder and harder to justify the … Continue reading »