On Sunday, Project Peru raised funds for their excellent work by hosting a vintage fair in a church hall in Hackney. It was full of lovely people selling lovely things. I took some photos. You can donate to Project Peru by visiting the links at the bottom of this page.
The woman was pushing a trolley and surrounded by dogs. As I followed, I surreptitiously took photographs with my phone, wishing I’d brought something better. But who brings a camera with them to go and buy toothpaste? As I levelled with her, I realised that the trolley was a pram, filled with what looked like at […]
I’ve not photographed a laser show before. The photograph made it look better than it actually was. An enthusiastic couple behind us started telling their young children interesting facts about the Shard. After a while, I heard the father say: ‘Well, you’re moaning, and you’re bored, so why don’t we just go home then?’ They’d […]
I tried to get tickets to see the penultimate and final space shuttle launches. NASA has a lottery for ticket allocations, and I was unsuccessful both times. I was sad that I couldn’t go, hadn’t realised how much of an iconic childhood presence the space shuttle had been in my life. When I came home […]