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  • Lowepro Photo Trekker AW II bag for sale

    This bag, which I’ve mainly used for equipment storage for the past few years, is for sale. It’s old and well-worn, but is still in good shape, with all zips in good order and (as far as I can see) no tears or damage. It comes with a small day bag, which fits inside the […]

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  • Ladies bike for sale

    Jo bought a new bike in 2012 but hasn’t used it as much as she’d expected, so it’s up for sale at Fr. 450 (or near offer). It’s a 21-speed Kalkhoff bike, made of aluminium, and in near-new condition. If you’re interested, there are photos and details at http://velo.mhm.li/: please do get in touch via email, Twitter […]

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  • Pricing concept for my photos at Picfair

    How I am setting my prices for photos on sale at image agency Picfair, from iPhone shots to high-resolution “stitched” images.

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  • My most popular photograph is for sale

    The most popular photo I’ve posted to Flickr is of Loch Garry, off the A9 between Perth and Inverness.

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  • Picfair: one license to rule them all

    Picfair is a comparatively new online image agency, which allows photographers to upload as many of their photos as they like, set their own price, and directly reap the majority of the fee.

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  • Big CD and DVD clear-out

    I’ve made an early start on a big “spring clean” of my large CD and DVD collection, so I have an increasing number of CDs and some DVDs (dual channel German/English) to get rid of at Fr. 2 each. You can see the first few in this list at ShopSavvy: drop me a message if […]

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  • Photos at Getty Images

    I’m proud that international picture agency Getty Images invited me to submit photos for their Flickr Collection a couple of years ago. Since then, I get the occasional request to add more and my small set now numbers 52 photos, with a dozen or so more currently awaiting approval. Although the percentage that I get […]

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  • Photo copyright/licensing transgression at ZapTravel

    I’m annoyed and disappointed by the fact that a travel website from the USA has decided to augment and support its business by taking images from various online sources – including Flickr – and using them in contravention of the photos’ licensing terms. I’ve written the following email to the administrators of the website and […]

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  • Free photos, and why I’m making them available

    Any photographer offering free photos should have a good reason for doing so. This is why I’ve chosen to make a large portion of my photographic archive available.

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  • 2011 calendar now available to order

    The 2011 edition of my annual photographic calendar, featuring travel and landscape photographs from Scotland, England, Switzerland and Italy, is now available to order via the Lulu.com website.

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  • Seasons Change

    The rain clouds lift and show what beauty they have strewn across the higher mountains in our region.

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  • That chill in the air

    The autumn fairs may be some time away yet, but the first day of September here in the Swiss Alps has arrived with the kind of chilled air which tells me that there is snow on the mountains.

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  • Take the tourist shot

    When I first planned to hike to Bachalp above Grindelwald, I had envisaged not taking the photo above. However, the reception which the photo has received since posting it to Flickr has made me glad that I did.

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  • Brienz Quay – print auction for Haiti

    I am auctioning off a single print of one of my photographs to the highest bidder to support the earthquake victims in Haiti.

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  • Permanent Tourist 2010 Calendar

    It’s been a hectic week and weekend, hence the delay in posting that I’ve released my 2010 calendar.

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  • Pondering

    I am currently pondering. Firstly, that if no-one ever buys my photos, there’s not much point in being so obsessive about protecting them online. I am working on a re-design of www.permanenttourist.ch and am strongly considering using larger sized images for the galleries, without a copyright mark. If anyone wants to use them commercially, then […]

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  • The White Rat Cat, Liverpool, England

    Graffiti as art on the walls of a disused pub in Liverpool, photographed on a trip to visit Jo in November 2004 and now hanging as a photograph on our wall at home. The painting is by reknowned street artist Banksy, whose work has recently been reported in the British “Daily Mail” newspaper as having […]

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