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Telling people’s stories by letting them tell it themselves.

Telling people’s stories by letting them tell it themselves.

Published on: Aug 31 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
So much of work within a communications team is about telling a story – using it to show or reinforce a connection between a person and and someone or something...
The value in what’s free or hidden

The value in what’s free or hidden

Published on: Jun 25 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve spent my career in the charity and public sector, where services are often offered to those in need for free at the point of delivery. This can present...
Got a Flickr Pro account? Then why are you still using Instagram?

Got a Flickr Pro account? Then why are you still using Instagram?

Published on: Jan 22 2013 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Flickr has been around a long time, one of the early “web 2.0” companies. But then they were brought by Yahoo and things went quiet. They went from...
Tour of Britain 2012

Tour of Britain 2012

Published on: Sep 17 2012 by Tom - Leave a Comment
The Olympics and Paralympics may have ended a few weeks ago, but that didn’t stop some world class sport from touring the country. The Tour of Britain ended...
A bit of blurb about photobooks

A bit of blurb about photobooks

Published on: Sep 12 2012 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I was approached recently to review a book printing service by Blurb. I don’t normally write reviews on this blog, but when they offered to pay for me to print...
I went to the Olympics

I went to the Olympics

Published on: Aug 13 2012 by Tom - 2 Comments
I was fortunate enough to have tickets to see the athletics at the Olympic Stadium on Friday 10 August. I saw the USA women win the 4×100 relay and break the...
New blog – Beside the See Side

New blog – Beside the See Side

Published on: Jul 25 2012 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Following on from a recent trip to the coast, here’s a mini review for a photo/travel blog by Samantha Edgley – “Beeside the see side“. In...
Isle of Mull – Panorama special

Isle of Mull – Panorama special

Published on: Oct 04 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I went to the isle of Mull for a long weekend last month for a friends wedding. And took a lot of photos,  (over 500). About a quarter of these were worth publishing...
Using photography to promote a borough

Using photography to promote a borough

Published on: Apr 21 2011 by Tom - 1 Comment
Council websites can often be a bit bland looking; lots of text, any imagery is straight from a stock library and usually struggles to properly relate to the content. One...
60+ photography photoshop tutorials

60+ photography photoshop tutorials

Published on: Feb 18 2011 by Tom - 1 Comment
Noupe have gathered together over 60 photoshop tutorials covering everything from redeye to dynamic lighting and restoration to colour blending. Take a look: www.noupe.com/tutorial/useful-photography-related-tutorials.html