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The Ghost between the Posts

The Ghost between the Posts

A cold wind blows around the vast deserted dark stadium. The only sound to be heard comes from the scuttling litter being blown hither and thither under the seats across the concrete terraces. 688 more words

Nostalgia Wigan

John Thomson

I met John on the 3rd of October 2014 at a recording of Start/Stop for BBC Radio 4.

In Person

Track A (History of Street Photography), Part 2 Links

See Track A, Part 1 here:

Track A (History of Street Photography) Part 2 Links

I wish I could give you the name of a book that laid out all of these photographers in order, but I can’t. 726 more words

Street Photography

John Thomson's building

Built: 1877
Address: 23-25 George Street, Port Chalmers
Architect/designer: Not identified
Builder: Not identified

Sometimes I come across an honest wee building of little pretension, that I’m unable to attribute to any particular designer or builder. 660 more words


Homage to Trees

I created this image from a photograph taken by Ann of the blog Republic of Ann.

The fungi growing on the tree reminded me of just how much life trees sustain and how, too often, we forget the magnificence and power of trees. 161 more words

Digital Art

#KrogvoldsJulekalender - 19. desember

JOHN THOMSON (1837 – 1921)  –  Wah Lum Chu, Canton (1869)

“Ad Fontes” – “Til Kilden”. Gresk filosofi.

Fordyper man seg i historien kan man bli helt matt! 147 more words