Why do we tweet what we eat?

Pastrami on rye

Whenever talking about social stuff I’m often delivered the same statement when it comes to micro-blogging platforms. “I haven’t got time for that. It’s just people tweeting their food.” There is often a tone of distain in the voice.  As if the complainant logged into Twitter, was tied to a chair and forced to look […]

Autographer, a review of the world first intelligent wearable camera.

Shooting a selfie in a toilet mirror while wearing the Autographer

I first got to have a play with the Autographer in March 2013. listen to ‘Seeing the unseen with @Autographer’ on Audioboo I had previously heard of Oxfords Metrics Group and their earlier sense cam designed to assist Alzheimer sufferers, but on this occasion I was specifically there to see the prototype device destined to […]

A Multimedia Storymaking Walk in Cambridge

OU_MSW in the snow

Despite the weather warnings, cancelled trains and chaotic roads the first Multimedia Storymaking Walk was a great success. Kudos to those who made it into Cambridge and spent time with me as we discussed digital story making techniques and had a look at some of the hardware, apps and methodology.  It was a lot of […]

iPhone 5 Vs the iPhone 4s: With Photos in mind.

A fisherman on a market in Turkey. Edited with Snapseed

There are no images of the iPhone 5 in this blog post. I imagine you have seen one by now and know what it looks like. This is certainly not the normal phone review due to some interesting realisations that forced me to change the way I look at comparing the iPhone 4s to the […]

Royal Wedding Street Party

While visiting friends in the village of Belton, Leicestershire, I experienced a street party … I took photos on my FujiFilm X100. It’s super discreet and having the fixed lens makes you work that little bit harder to get in close while all the time allowing you to really get to know the focal length. […]

The Story

See the full gallery on Posterous I knew little about the conference at The Conway Hall in London called ‘The Story’ until @Sizemore invited me to check it out with him today.. More info on The Story 2011 here: http://TheStory.org.uk It was great to catch up with so many people I connect with online but don’t get to […]

Draycott Brewery – Beers Made in Buckden

See the full gallery on Posterous Today I got to meet Jon Draycott. Half of the husband and wife team behind the Draycott Brewery based in Buckden, Cambridgeshire. Not just a top bloke, from a spare room in his house he creates some top real ale in a micro-micro brewery he built himself.   As well as […]

Films of Colour at The Cowshed in Milton Keynes

A few photos I took last night of the band @FilmsOfColour as they played at a small festival called Hushabye Mountain at The Cowshed ran by @DaveCowshed. Certainly a band you will be hearing a lot more of in the coming months. (Kit used: Nikon D3 with a few f2.8 lenses)

Triumph Live at Mallory Park

See the full gallery on Posterous Here are a few iPhone snaps taken while walking around Triumph Live including a silhouette shot of the new as yet un-shown Triumph Adventure set to take on the BMW GS series. Of course Triumph would have to let other manufactures make panniers and other after market bits to even come close […]

SoulBoy All Nighter

See the full gallery on Posterous Photos and audio captured by @Documentally at Kings Hall in Stoke-On-Trent at the SoulBoy premiere and all night party.   Listen! Listen! Listen! Listen! Listen!   Follow the SoulBoy Twitter list for stay connected to those involved with the film, fans of the film and those passionate about Northern […]