beautiful minds

beautiful minds: To play this short film please click here or on the image above Music credit: Trouble with the green – by Stornoway

ways of seeing

The vision of John Berger [1926- 2017] has been guiding for me. The acuteness of Berger’s observation was matched only by his ability to describe ways of seeing: To play … Continue reading ways of seeing

Clock Manufacturer, Watchmaker, Optician

In his day, John Stevenson [1853-1927] fixed and maintained many of Aberdeen’s clocks. He also kept ‘regular’ the clocks of Abergeldie castle and Balmoral castle: The above photograph, taken from … Continue reading Clock Manufacturer, Watchmaker, Optician

a year ago

A year ago I had a short stay in Aberdeenshire. It felt like returning home. May 2021: I had a short break in Aberdeenshire staying in the Aberdeen Arms, Tarland … Continue reading a year ago