Posts about kent

  • Random things in April

    It’s been a while since I thought of sharing anything on my website. Things have been very busy, both with work, trips here and there and with getting our balcony ready for summer. Instead of waffling on, I thought I’d try a new approach for a change: a brief visual review of what I got […]

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  • Romanticising the mundane

    Everyone sees photos differently. Some simply see a place they know or blots on the landscape like electricity pylons and motorways, whilst others see a sunset or sunrise and the beauty of a single cloud, illuminated in a beautiful colour. The same photo can conjure up myriad memories for myriad people, whilst remaining completely boring […]

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  • Christmas with an iPhone

    We spent the Christmas and New Year period travelling to Scotland and back by road again.

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  • Patience

    After a long time with a much reduced amount of interest for photography, I am finally getting back to wanting to capture images again. The unenforced time out has done me good. I am reminded once more of the pleasure of waiting for the moment to be right; when the light and the surroundings all come […]

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  • The Port Of Dover

    The Port Of Dover

    A timelapse sequence taken around close of service at the ferry port on the south coast of England, the night before we left for the continent and home.

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  • Are you Charlie Baker?

    I have translated this short story from an archived article in German newspaper Die Zeit from June 1976, which I came across via a link which Konstantin Binder posted to his Twitter account. The original title is “Oh! You’re German?” but I don’t feel that this direct translation matches the tone of the article. I find it touching and an insight into how I feel some Germans I have met and talked to see their relationship with the British.

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  • Wedding trip part 3: arrival in England

    After a very long pause, I continue with my series of posts telling the story of our trip to Scotland and back to get married.

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