Viewing entries posted in July 2012
There are few things we value today quite as much as
originality: we treasure original voices, unique visions and
unmistakable authenticity in the art and culture we consume;
we seek people and products and companies and places which
are like no other (that little...
My philosophy is use photography as a therapy, and a
passion. It also justifies being a very nosey person, such
as I am. - Martin Parr
We'll be packing our camera bags for a weekend away at the
end of August with renowned Magnum photographer Martin Parr
Is being a specialist the best way to use our talents? The
world certainly needs heart surgeons, and we can gain
personal satisfaction and social status from exercising our
expertise. Yet the cost of being a specialist or a high
achiever, is that we...
I am really excited about the Olympic Games in London, but
can’t get a single ticket! I am inclined to either hang
around the events on the outside just to soak up the
atmosphere, or to take off somewhere far away and...
If you missed Dr Peter Lovatt’s energetic Sunday Sermon
back in June, then catch up with the newly released video
online. Be ready for some good moves.
Peter Lovatt has the rare perspective of being a
professional dancer and psychologist. He has proved through
Going to the zoo, zoo, zoo…
For much of my life, a trip to the Zoo has been a pleasant
diversion, a reassuringly familiar tramp, around the caged
curiosities with ice creams, small children and that
lingering perfume of the banana at the bottom...