Summer is coming. We can sit outside and play. We throw things from the pier and little people throw them back.
Betfair giant Octopus, made in Camberwell. The lorry transporting this apparently broke down in the middle of Oxford Street… https://www.independent.co.uk/news/weird-news/giant-octopus-stranded-in-oxford-circus-causes-traffic-mayhem-9476156.html
All the greens go brown. The bats and swallows looping and swooping. The sinking sun makes us 20 feet tall in our shadows. Autumn walks. T-shirt and scarf weather. Horse chestnuts and beech nuts crunch like a bowl of healthy cereal underfoot. The sycamore helicopters dizzy dance down to the ground. All the berries, all […]
Natural draft wet cooling hyperboloid towers at Ratcliffe-on-Soar, near Long Eaton. Space Cadence A ‘moving stills’ film I made on a train ride form Liverpool to London a long time ago.
Dave the cat. The finest farm mouser I’ve ever met. A gentleman, a rogue, a pugilist, and a big sop when he wants to be.
The Nurse checks out the latest offerings of conkers the horse chestnut trees of Glynde. Here comes autumn!
Marsyas by Anish Kapoor. Installation in the turbine hall, Tate Modern 2002–2003. Shot on 8mm lens to capture the vastness of the space. Anish Kapoor has been in the news recently with his somewhat controversial purchase of the Vantablack patent. This is one of the darkest paints ever made. He has also accused of trying […]
Really interesting chap, en engineer who worked on infrastructure building on the St Leonards seafront. Sadly, I lost his card, so if anyone recognises him, please put me in touch.