On (not) giving up

So following up on my update from last week, first of all, I just wanted to make sure you all know I’m well and happy, nothing bad has happened. I also mentioned that Lewis Hamilton shared something about giving up and not finding the point of it all and shutting down completely and that made me think I should write something about it since I’ve been asked a few times how to keep going when nothing seems to work.

In Pictures: The Brighton Speed Trials 2019

For the past few years, I’ve been photographing the Brighton Speed Trials, an epic motorsport event that takes place in Brighton’s seafront. There, stock cars, racing cars and bikes take part in trying to be the fastest in their category.

A simple guide to sharing other photographer’s work on Instagram.

This post is aimed at those who don’t shoot and produce their own content on Instagram and prefer to grab someone else’s work. If you’re a photographer or content creator, share this in your blog, page or wherever you like. If you don’t create your content but work with photographers, that’s great, keep supporting your favourite photographer. If you don’t shoot your content and no one else does it for you, this might interest you.

In Pictures: Clement Knives Forge at the Water Museum in London

Earlier in July, I paid a visit to Tim’s new workshop location at the forgery in London’s Water Museum. For a bit of back story, Tim is a chef knife forger, sharpening sensei and he’s definitely changing the world with every knife he makes.

On getting an Instagram ban

If you’re following me on Instagram, you surely know that I was on a 7-day ban for using a bot that appears to be illegal according to their guidelines. Ok, I confess, guilty! I’ve been using a bot but there is a good reason for it: time efficiency!

Working and sightseeing in Dubrovnik

The last time I was in Dubrovnik was 12 years ago. I remember loving the place and wishing to come back one day sooner or later. Thanks to the current wife knowing someone who knows someone who knows someone who needed a food photographer, I had that opportunity and did a fair amount of work and an equal bit of sightseeing in Dubrovnik: