Jack the Ripper was here!
What I am about to tell you is true. In the late summer and autumn of 1888, in the poorest area of London, a murderer stalked his victims in the night. He…
posted on Aug. 31, 2007
My last post of shots from my Helsink weekend (for a while anyway). Tomorrow, something gruesome….
posted on Aug. 30, 2007
All shots taken in Helsinki last weekend. This set is for a friend who is an architect.
posted on Aug. 29, 2007
Calm simplicity... the Lutheran Cathedral
There is something very calm and soothing about the simplicity of the Lutheran Cathedral in Helsinki. It is a beautiful building and sits at the top of what my…
posted on Aug. 28, 2007
Just got back from three days in Helsinki - retrospectively posting for today and the last couple of days. Great city - will post more this week.
posted on Aug. 27, 2007
Helsinki - Contemporary Arts Museum
Retrospective post. Very cool building - more to say later.
posted on Aug. 26, 2007
Helsinki - Sibelius
Retrospective post. The first place I went in Helsinki.
posted on Aug. 25, 2007
Salomey Maloney, Queen of the Ritz
For those of you too young to have seen the Bard of Salford, punk-poet John Cooper Clarke in full flow, you have to imagine this would have been delivered in a…
posted on Aug. 24, 2007
An ordinary bicycle chained to railings; and someone had placed a freshly cut rose through the saddle. Why? No idea…. I keep telling you this is a weird place.
posted on Aug. 23, 2007
Around and about in Kensington Gardens
A walk in Kensington Gardens. Hope you enjoyed coming along with me.
posted on Aug. 22, 2007
Happiness is a warm gun
This is a bit of a spin on the theme, but I couldn't resist it. There was a time when the British policeman (the ??Bobby on the Beat?) was famous for being…
posted on Aug. 20, 2007
Chant of the Ever-Circling Skeletal Family
I was in the Natural History Museum today. Everyone takes pictures of the dinosaurs so I was looking for something different and saw the skeletons of a group of…
posted on Aug. 19, 2007
Attack of the flying rats
Enlarge to reveal the full horror - the b*stards were everywhere!!!
posted on Aug. 18, 2007
Snapshot into the light
I know the highlights are blown out but I still kind of like it. Have a good weekend, all.
posted on Aug. 17, 2007
A bit of a wet look
I like fountains and this is one of my favourites in Queen Mary's Rose Garden.
posted on Aug. 15, 2007
These guys were hilarious - every time one of them did something or looked somewhere the other copied.
posted on Aug. 14, 2007
Reflections of times past
It's easy to see beauty reflected in the mundane; all you have to do is open your eyes. I'm just sad there are so many people who want to make things ugly,…
posted on Aug. 13, 2007