Monthly Archives: February 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge: Forward

I missed last week’s photo challenge because I didn’t have a suitable shot, but I’m back for this week. I was experimenting last weekend photographing shoppers at slow shutter speeds to create motion blur. I’m pleased with how the photographs … Continue reading

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North Shropshire walk with the Midland Hillwalkers

North Shropshire, a set on Flickr. Here are some shots from last Sunday’s walk with the Midland Hillwalkers. It was 14 miles from Stoney Stretton in North Shropshire to just over the Welsh border in Kingswood. Now I have a … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: A Pep Talk From Kid President

This is a great video. I don’t know who the kid is but he has a great delivery and while it’s a slightly simplistic message, it’s a worthwhile message all the same.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Home

Here’s a shot from our kitchen. It’s instantly recognisable as home to me.

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Parliament Passes Gay Marriage Bill

I was heartened on Tuesday to see that Parliament passed the Gay Marriage bill – and by a large majority. 400 MPs voted in favour of the Bill and 175 voted against. Happily, both my own MP (a Lib Dem) … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unique

This is a bit of a tricky theme. Here’s the best I could come up with: a packet nestled away from its fellows in a cafe bowl.

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