Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Old Masters – re-interpreted 24

The week is more than half way over and it is time to take our frustrations out on the defenceless dead; to wit, an Old Master.   Advertisements

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Road Trip ~ August 2013 – Johannesburg. Chapter 3 of 3.

After a comfortable night’s kip and another scrumptious breakfast at the Ruth Avenue B&B we settled up and pointed the ve-hickle in the direction of Port Elizabeth and placed Johannesburg in the rear-view mirror which, if you’re not really a … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 23

Who pressed the Fast-Forward button? That’s what I want to know. This week has gone past far too quickly. Never mind, the Old Masters aren’t going anywhere so they present an easy target as we malign yet another effort.

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 22

A little late, I know – but I’ve got a good excuse. However, here is this week’s flank attack on the Old Masters.  

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 21

He’s twenty one today, twenty one today, He’s got the key of the [Art Room] Door Never insulted an Old Master before…..   Well that’s not entirely true is it? [That’s a rhetorical qestion madam, you don’t have to reply]. … Continue reading

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Photographing the night sky–getting that ‘pro’ touch.

Getting those amazing star-filled night shots is easier than you think. No, it’s not as easy as shooting on Auto but [quiet you, in the back there] I reckon the extra little effort is worth it. If you’ve been looking … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 20

Well, we’ve made 20 attempts to mis-interpret the Old Masters so far; and 20 is also a significant number in that we reached 20,000 readers/visitors this week. Now, I’m not sure whether 20,000 real, live, actual people visited this blog … Continue reading

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