Twittering Tales #148

The Helicopter “This’ll flush them out”, I insisted. “Not a chance in hell”, you sneered. I piloted the drone remotely, whilst checking the images on my phone. From here at least it looked impressive. It’s not the size or noise of the beast that matters. “Once we localise them, it’ll be game over!” (280 chars) … Continue reading Twittering Tales #148

Photo Souvenir #11

We made a memorable visit to Christchurch, New Zealand, and witnessed the terrible aftermath of the Earthquake that hit this city at 12.51 p.m. on Tuesday 22 February 2011. From the tram we saw the destruction of buildings and of the Cathedral. On a lighter note, the tram driver was a merry soul and posed … Continue reading Photo Souvenir #11

Photo Souvenir #3

The Big Biscuit! When we were in Alaska we boarded a train from Skagway and made our way to the Yukon Suspension Bridge. At the inevitable souvenir shop and caf√© we bought ‘The Big Biscuit”. It was delicious (and we had a Yukon Suspension Stamp in our passports!) Canon EOS 600D, EF-S18-200mm ISO 100, 18mm, … Continue reading Photo Souvenir #3

The suspense is over

I’ve made my decision and I’m here to stay: for the foreseeable ¬†future anyway. I’ll have to post some interesting content of course and that is another challenge. You’ve probably noticed that I’ve changed templates and I will be doing so again I’m afraid. I realized that just showing photos was only interesting for a … Continue reading The suspense is over