Socialising

When one goes for a coffee one tends to want to either converse with your companion or have a quiet moment stating into space-or wondering how they made that pattern in the coffee.    Well I was doing just that and thinking about another coffee shop supplier who […]

Photography-Statues

Have you heard of Penhaligon.  They make upmarket fragrances and beauty products for men and women.  When we visited recently we saw the following statues.  They prompted a discussion of what type of person one was.  Sadly the internet does not transmit perfumes so you’ll either have to […]

Photography-Brexit

I am aware that Brexit is becoming a very divisive topic. The development today that the Houses of Parliament are to be suspended have resulted in a marked increase in the debate https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49495757 Just a few days ago I was on a bus in Whitehall and the pictures […]

Photography-Asset Strippers

This is a very telling exhibition staged at Tate Britain. Here are some of my pictures They show an era where things were made to high quality on machine tools. Or fabrics woven and created. It is worth looking at the Manufacturers names and particularly their cities which […]

Photography-Life skills

This has been a record breaking warm Bank Holiday. So it was time to enjoy which  became a time for reflection. I was tasked to set up the Barbecue-sadly I am out of practice. I didn’t start with enough coals on the first attempt so the whole thing […]

Photography-London Eye

Its a key landmark for the city with other things to see nearby. Nearby are other significant items. The Houses of Parliament. A soldier in classic Guards uniform. A memorial to those who volunteered to fight in the Spanish Civil War between 1939 and 1939, with 526 being […]