The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps, art and culture

The photography site for sore eyes. Featuring: Art, photography, performance and theatre. With extra writing because I'm also a writer.

Monthly Archives: May, 2009

CouchSurfing is brilliant

Couchsurfing is a website which makes you realise the internet is brilliant. A non-profit organisation effectively self-administered by volunteer members, CouchSurfing is a free-to-join website where users agree to put … Continue reading

May 31, 2009 · Leave a comment

Beggars belief

I visited India for ten days. I went to a lovely wedding, explored Ludhiana, walked round the Golden Temple at Amritsar and visited Chandigarh. To top it all off I … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · 1 Comment

Beggars belief

I visited India for ten days. I went to a lovely wedding, explored Ludhiana, walked round the Golden Temple at Amritsar and visited Chandigarh. To top it all off I … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · 1 Comment

Road to hell (yes, it’s in India)

I remember Alan Whicker. I’ve seen Clive James. I watch Michael Palin. I knew what to expect in India. So I reckoned anyway. Nothing can prepare you for the stress … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · Leave a comment

Road to hell (yes, it’s in India)

I remember Alan Whicker. I’ve seen Clive James. I watch Michael Palin. I knew what to expect in India. So I reckoned anyway. Nothing can prepare you for the stress … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · Leave a comment

Caviar, computers and photography

Digital photography is as much as computers as cameras. The problem is that there is a mind-boggling assortment of components to choose from and some have appalling performance and reliability … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · Leave a comment

Caviar, computers and photography

Digital photography is as much as computers as cameras. The problem is that there is a mind-boggling assortment of components to choose from and some have appalling performance and reliability … Continue reading

May 18, 2009 · Leave a comment