August 3, 2011

Banality is the New Black

Somehow, I did always suspect my hand-held iPhone cinematography style, would inspire a world wide sensation. Witness Twitter Star Brian Jones, as he employs the style while riding through crowds at Womad last week. Now for […]
August 2, 2011

Help me fathom the bike/fashion nexus

Why is the bicycle this season’s fashion accoutrement? These are photos I took in Florence, around the fashionable quarter, where the wrong bike for those shoes could bring the whole look undone. I imagine these two-wheelin’ […]
August 2, 2011

I can’t remember where I was when I took this

August 2, 2011

A loophole to make buildings unsafe but more fun

Architects, listen up. I may have found you all a great way of justifying sloping floors and other whimsical forms that defy building codes, because they’re unsafe. I was tutoring a student today, who asked if […]
July 31, 2011

I am resting, I’m tired

Livejournal is riddled with faults at the moment. While I wait for their techos to fix things, I’m taking a break from blogging, and am concentrating on my book about architecture and bikes. I have all […]