April Fools’ Day 2012 Cancelled

“You people just cannot be trusted” – Cameron UK Prime Minister David Cameron called an emergency press conference at 8am this morning, to announce that the usual 1st April tradition of April Fools’ Day would be cancelled this year for the general public’s safety, in light of the recent petrol panic-buying trauma. “It is with great sadness that I have… Read more →

In The Future, There Will Be Only Garages

This morning I discovered, whilst laying in bed listening to Rob Da Bank on Radio1, a term for a genre of music which has probably been around for ages (especially given that it seems to encapsulate Burial in some way): future garage. It’s like, garage, man, but it’s in the future! Or, the present, as the future’s now called. Anyway… Read more →

Q: When’s An f/1.8 Not An f/1.8?

A: When You Give A Shit About Sharpness I’d heard from people before that lenses were not always sharpest at their widest aperture settings, but never really sat down and checked it out. Reading an “e-book” about street photography just now and seeing the topic brought up again however, made me decide to check it out. Well Gee That Sounds… Read more →

Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Android, Internet Exploder – Spot The Odd One Out

The Clue’s In The Question Decided today that my trusty grey-and-orange blog-face needed a bit of a makeover, found this rather lovely minimal theme, and after a touch of tweaking, I’m quite liking it. Everything’s nice and clear and tidy (except for that opening sentence, but ho hum). Internet Exploder has other ideas, of course! Unlike all the other browsers… Read more →