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Design, Photography and a bit of whinging.

PHOTOGRAPHY – Mini-meet

Yo! Long time no type. Busy, lazy and procrastination lead to this being ignored. Not intentionally, but four hours of sleep a night turns your memory to a sieve! Aiit so, a few weeks back P, S and I hit […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY – And blog? A nostalgic gathering!

Self Portrait

¬†Finally got around to posting up photos from the weekend. Some douche thought a trip to Durham was a fantastic idea for a 11-8pm session. I’m pretty sure that douchebag was me too, hand in hand with these two beautiful […]

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URBEX – Kind of.

High contrast car park

Yo! Long time no update. This one is going to be short. P and I had our first failed Urbex experience! Plenty of photos of the surrounding areas including same bad-ass pigeons made it completely worthwhile, though. And Burger King. […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY – Update with some awful shots

Chicken in coop

As stated here’s a quick update with some awful shots. Met some baby chicks and met a new frog friend. Winning. For real. Getting used to the 1.8 aperture is a lot harder than expected – a great learning experience […]

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STORY TIME – Just another one of those weeks

Cat in forest

‘Sup. You know when you write out a 1000 word blog post and your laptop crashes? Fuck my life. Lets pretend that never happened. Just another one of those weeks. So yeah, this week is another training week where I […]

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URBEX – Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium

Lots of cows coming out to play

Fresh from our adventure at Hexham Hospital, we still had the urge to explore. We cured this by visiting a nice little shack known as Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium. I was reading the history for Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium and damn, I […]

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URBEX – Abandoned Hexham Hospital

Ladder leading to the roof full of pigeons

¬†So this time we decided to visit the Abandoned Hexham Hospital was on the table. Up at 9am sharp, straight to McDonalds to catch the last of those deliciously calorific breakfast offers, stock up on petrol, grab a Starbucks for […]

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OL’SCHOOL – Let’s go back to the days of University

Vector illustration of a woman in colour

So.. This is still old! Four years maybe? If you read my blog posts, you’ll know that University wasn’t exactly a thing for me. Working and partying were more up my road. However, let’s go back to the days of […]

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OL’SCHOOL – Freelancing, Socks, T-Shirts and Poster designs

George Orwell's 1984 book cover competition entry

Jumping forward a few years to Freelancing, Socks, T-Shirts and Poster designs! I think these designs only range from four to two years old dependant on the project. Lumping them in to get out of the way. I’ve had some… […]

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OL’SCHOOL – The twenty minutes photo manipulation challenge.

Steampunk inspired photo manipulation

Back in the day I loved just playing around in Photoshop to get used to all of the controls. This is when I found out about the ‘twenty minutes photo manipulation challenge’. In a nutshell you start out with five […]

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