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At a Recent Wedding

... and a slightly earlier portrait

The Remarkable Mr Hooker of Kew Gardens, c. 1880

Luncheon Magazine mashup 3.4

By all means, use Dropbox

Go ahead, do it, use Dropbox. That way, you'll find out about the following features:

1. The rest of your internet doesn't work. Nothing. It all slows to a crawl. This despite you believing you have chosen settings that don't hog all your broadband: you haven't and it will.
2. Lack of speed. Despite taking up all your broadband, prepare yourself for multi-hour uploads and downloads. Sure, some of this is because of your crappy broadband speeds in rural wherever, but Dropbox isn't going to help you any in this regard - I don't know how or why they choose to make everything so slow, but that's their gameplan and they're sticking to it.
3. Notifications - they're great. I mean, you have a shared folder or fifty now that you have been using the system for a while - what you need is Dropbox telling you all about every single change to every single folder via annoying notifications on your desktop. Possibly there is a way of turning these off but see 1, a…

White Cube


In the Forest

Kew Greens

An amalgam of greens from photos taken at Kew Gardens today.

Robert Rubbish: Preview Night at We Are Cuts, Soho - a few of the attendees... this time in colour

Robert Rubbish: Preview Night at We Are Cuts, Soho - a few of the attendees...


Breakfast Ideas


A view from next door

Sometimes I just want a memento.


With Ellie

On cholesterol, zibaldone and staying active...

A cholesterol reading of 6.1 which is a bit high so I am going to have to eat a bit more of this sort of thing: 

This weekend, a bank holiday weekend, here:

Hopefully not too much time spent wearing these: 

I've spent a little bit of time with these things already, but more would be good: 

With the above, I make the Zibaldone I have mentioned previously. Below is the last one I "finished" (though they are never really finished as such) - as you can see, it is in the form of a sketchbook that uses a folded concertina effect which, when I opened it out for the first time properly yesterday, I loved: 

So anyway, onward. Here's a few other recent efforts - more later no doubt:  

A couple of old selfies

The Lake Twins, Soho









Daffodils in the Sunshine earlier today

From an event last year