Regulating cyberspace is not going to stop terrorism

Theresa May said this morning, in an uncharacteristically strong and stable manner, that she was going to crack down on terrorism. That ‘Enough is enough.’ In a blanket statement, she told the world that she is going to ‘regulate cyberspace.’ She is going to monitor ‘the Internet’, a land of safe spaces for extremism. I do not deny…

Cat on a pub stool, London 2017

What’s better than a cat on a pub stool in moody black and white? Taken in a pub I’d walked past hundreds of times. Finally went in. There was a cat, and later someone started playing the piano. Sold cheap beer for somewhere so central.

I CAN’T BREATHE OUT HERE, NOR SEE YOU THROUGH THE SMOG

London skyline, pretend goats, smelly llamas, waiting to be stuffed, flares on.   Rabbits, not fit for the wild, content munching hard frozen grass, mostly mud.   So much white in so much mud.   So much white in so much mud.   Standing in the cold garden admiring Victorian foresight. A green space in…

LONDON, MAN IN BLACK 2016

From a very short series of photos I took on a crisp day early last year. It was one of the first sunny days of the year and I decided to take out my new pocket-size camera and take some pictures. I was quite anxious about the whole street photography thing so most of the…