Thursday, April 30, 2009

Balancing the books

Spent yesterday evening learning to do this. The resultant picture is not without its faults, but once I've refined my technique to enable me to balance a pile of books on one finger in the 10 seconds allowed by the camera timer, I should be able to try some shots without the remote control...

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Some I took earlier

Much earlier - I found these while looking for a book I couldn't find in the garage. These are from autumn 2003.

I'm sure you get a better polarising effect with film than digital for some reason...

Sunday, April 26, 2009


Feet, chutes, and leaves


Sliding - I was very disappointed to be told I was too big to have a go...

Being removed from a tulip...

Communing with nature.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Sandy and the Painted City

Last week I wandered up the Lighthouse to photograph Glasgow poet Sandy Hutchison, who had bravely volunteered himself as a photo-victim. Unfortunately Mr. Scales' Dog is also so old that he cannot exist that far above sea level and had not accompanied us...

Gödel, Escher, Bach - but mostly Escher