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Architecture Black-and-White

Coal Drops Yard

Coal Drops Yard in London was originally constructed to receive coal from the North of England. Later it was used for nightclubs up until the 1990s when it fell into disuse. Today it has been reimagined by Heatherwick Studios as shops and cafes. There’s a nice little coffee shop tucked away in there not far […]

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Architecture Black-and-White

Dusk

I think dusk is my favourite time of day. There’s the contrast of natural and unnatural light. It’s so fleeting too. You have maybe 10 minutes to get a good photo whereas Golden Hour is well, an hour. I just love to shoot black and white at this time of day. 

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Bruges Travel

Bruges is a fairytale town

In September my wife and I visited Bruges. We were inspired by the film ‘In Bruges’. Odd inspiration I know but it did make us want to go and see the place for real. You know what? It was very nice.  It’s a fairytale town, isn’t it? How’s a fairytale town not somebody’s ***ing thing? […]

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Street

Bruges

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Personal

Midway

It’s 15th November. There are 30 days in this month so my blogging experiment is at the half way point. I’m trying to write more about autism but I’m running into walls. There are too many websites out there discussing autism and it is hard to know which are factually accurate. So I’ve written a […]

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New York Street

NYC Subway

Sometimes you take a photo because you notice something. Sometimes it takes 3 years for you to notice something else that really makes the photo interesting. I took this photo nearly 3 years ago when we were in NYC. I thought the woman’s expression was interesting. While flicking through the gallery today I only just […]