I have really missed having a camera phone. Although I am only into day two of playing with my new toy, having been without one for a year, I forgot how bloody handy it is to have a camera in your pocket at all times. I imagine you could be thinking.. "Wait a minute, this guy works as a photographer.. Surely he has a camera at the ready at all times anyway.. and a good one at that?" Well, just as … [Read more...] about Why the best types of cameras are camera phones.
Archives for October 2007
In my guise as a music photographer I occasionally get called apon take photos of bands for promotional purposes. I may snap them reportage style in the recording studio, on a location shoot, or occasionally, if needed, live. I caught up with the band Farleigh At one gig of their local gigs in Leamington. There was hardly any light and all I had with me was my cheapy mpeg video camera (A Sanyo … [Read more...] about The First Farleigh Video
Why won't I be rushing out for the new Apple iPhone? Well, as a Mac lover with a heap of Apple products to my name you'd think i was waiting in eager anticipation for the new Apple iPhone.. Especially as my Vodafone contract ran out last week. After looking at and having a play with the iPhone and it's data tariffs I have decided to not only stick with my current service provider but to also … [Read more...] about Opting out of the iPhone
Did you take the time to focus on and make your way through the epic article in Time magazine entitled 'Help! I have lost my focus..' ? http://www.time.com/time/magazine/printout/0,8816,1147199,00.html I would have to admit to being a multitasking gadget user but although I manage to have numerous projects running side by side, i occasionally feel like shouting STOP! Then turn everything off … [Read more...] about Do one thing at a time, do it well, and move on.
Here as promised is the first Freegan installment in the shape of a very short video introduction to Freeganism and what Alf as a Freegan believes in. Different people follow freeganistic principles for different reasons but I am sure you will agree that Alf's ideals make more than a little sense. Hopefully soon I shall edit the audio podcast that goes into much more detail and post it to … [Read more...] about What is a Freegan (A short video introduction to Freeganism)