Archive for April, 2011

Shanghai Airport
T-minus Hong Kong…and freedom from the Facebook/Twitter/YouTube-blocking clutches of communist China. (more…)

Shanghai Express

Posted: April 29, 2011 in Photography
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Stick a bunch of in-breeds in a desert and it’s a horror movie. Put them in a castle and suddenly the whole world tunes in to see their wedding.

In other world events: Lindsay’s and my final day in Shanghai. (more…)

UK Pavilion

…where we spent expo-nentially longer than intended. (more…)

Jin Mao Tower

The shores of the Huangpu: two worlds apart. (more…)


Anything Goes. (more…)

Easter Monday

Posted: April 25, 2011 in Photography

“Prince William and Kate Middleton met at St Andrews University in 2002.”
So did John and I but you don’t see us demanding a national fucking holiday!

Though speaking of our resident doctor, he’s on holiday for the next three weeks which means I might actually start seeing him (conscious) for more than a few hours a day! And – speaking of nothing relating to it whatsoever – whilst posting the above picture to Flickr earlier, I noticed that another random old photo of mine was receiving an inordinate amount of attention and “favourites”. As it turns out, it was actually featured on the official Flickr blog today as part of their post on Matsushima Bay! (2nd from the bottom on the left.)

Truly, it was both great and a wall. (more…)