Bilbao: Bold as Basque

Is it Dublin? Is it Pontypool? With all this white sky, its liquid fill and frequent spill you’d certainly think so but whatever it is, I like it. Aside the weather which I’m forewarned about Bilbao ticks many boxes; cool metro system, elder folk having a coffee and chin wag at traditional European cafes, Art […]

Hanoi: Pictures from Le Cotta Cafe

As an appendix to my Hanoi blog, here’s some pictures of a spectacular three story cafe on the west bank of the west lake (Tay Ho). Every now and then you just get the feeling that it’s one you have to explore further and it ticked all the right boxes for a rainy or in […]

Enter Nature: Landscapes

For some time it has been my intention to do a photo book. I am sifting through images as we speak for a catalogue/book for this exhibition. If anyone knows of a photo press that may be interested please get in touch. I have it in mind to do two separate volumes: one for portrait […]

Guangzhou: Paddington in Canton

As it’s silly season here are some photos from my recent visit to Guangzhou. Did a lot of shopping myself, new day bag (American Tourister again), new shoes (Li Ning again), and some Apple merch to replace the plug I left on the Budapest bus – doh! Oh well, it happens to us all, thank […]

Guangzhou: Pictures from the Park Hyatt

Went for a wander to the Park Hyatt recently. I have been to the adjacent Four Seasons (in the IFC building) a few times but this was my first visit to the Park Hyatt and its Sky Lounge. Usual wow factor included as well as a partial sunset. *As always, my thanks to the staff […]

Dating the Page: Screenshots

  As mentioned previously, this year I’ve been busy piecing together the 30 year overview ‘Dating the Page.’ Despite much of it being existing material it is an expansive project and has proven very taxing to put together. It is the first time I’ve put imagery with my poems, many of which have been retouched for […]