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A procrastinators guide to the internet

I’m totally rubbish at origami but I might try a bit harder because I really want to make one of these – I could make a necklace and fill it with a secret stash of sweeties! Here are some…

Design Life Photography

June favourites

How different sorts of tears look totally different close up. Spotify has been my saviour this last month or so – I feel so dispirited with the music played on radio nowadays, it’s just not for me. Now I have collected so…

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Film Photography

8 film photography tips for beginners

Type the name of your camera into YouTube – there’s nothing quite like watching somebody handle a camera that’s just like the one you own to make you feel more comfortable with it yourself. Check the battery! Just because…


January favourites

January always seems to last at least twelve weeks so unsurprisingly I have a lot of things in this months list of favourites. Like, my new favourite mug. Spencer Murphy won the Taylor Wessing Portrait of the year 2013…


One year, five senses

By the end of 2014 I will have… Seen a typeface designed by me. Heard the ocean. Smelt the ink and paper of deliciously inspiring books. (I love that smell). Touched pens and paper and ink and paint and…


December favourites

I got t he best gift of all this Christmas (no, not a Furby) I got a big old dollop of free time! It was wonderful – nothing to do for a whole week. Do you know what I…


October favourites

Whilst I may be uber-busy these days with plans for world domination, I am still the worlds best/worst procrastinator. Hence the following… For starters there’s this wedding proposal caught on video and also this beautiful wedding both of which…

Digital Photography

Cool dSLR camera straps

When you’re lucky enough to get your hands on a brand-spanking new dSLR camera you also get a perfectly good camera strap. Camera manufacturers though, not satisfied with the hundreds of pounds you’ve already shelled out to purchase their…


I ❤ you, internets

OK, so a lot of this has been happening here in Britain, lately… …which has meant there’s been a lot of internet procrastination research going down chez nous. I know we’ve just left Monopoly season behind us (does anyone…