Technology by day
other things by night
Almost 30 years experience as a technologist across a range of industries
An amateur photographer, creator of Dark Edinburgh, the ongoing 10 year project to capture Edinburgh’s darker side.
I have over 4500 images available for free download from MorgueFile – a free stock photo site.
Latest From my Blog
14 years of blogging – no one quite sure why
2020 will doubtless spawn any number of opinion pieces and spraff, would be remiss of me not to join in in some fashion. That said, I'm not really trying to make a point. This is simply to record 2020 through more recent eyes rather than let it drift off into a bokeh...
My last day as a student was 11th July 1991. Almost 30 years later, I am a student again, this time with the Open University. A few years ago my friend from University, Gordon McNeilly, suddenly and sadly died. Gordon was, in my life, unique. An incredible brain...
3rd June 1978. I am eight years old. I'm about to watch my first World Cup game live. This was a big enough occasion that exciting things happen. Furniture is moved for optimum viewing, curtains are closed to block out the late summer sun, big game atmosphere sitting...