Whaleback Rock & Gallows Cove

It’s funny how sometimes you take the same photographs of the same places and, without even realising it, track the seasons of time through those pictures. One of the views that always strikes me as particularly dramatic is that of Whaleback Rock here in Torbay. I walk over the crest of the hill on our…

Exploits photos, yet again

I’ve been digging through albums to find photos of Exploits from various points in time. A few more evinced themselves the other day. The hardest part has been weeding out the family photos. A house in Lower Harbour. I don’t know who owns this one. The foundations of the Methodist Church. Our wharf and boathouse….

Pruning

As a part of my spring cleaning this year, I’ve been editing the contents of my hard drives, the heaps of stuff in my studio, the mounds of excess children’s clothing, the almost embarrassing boxes of wine bottles, the t-shirts with more holes than cloth and my Flickr contacts. Over the past few months, I’ve…

Cool Flickr toy

FD has a page full of cool Flickr toys, amongst which can this neat little Flickr toy called the “Profile Widget”. You can see what it does below. Photos can be most recent, most interesting or random selections from interesting or recent shots. The resultant badge can be vertical, compact or horizontal. Note to WordPress…

Flickr Contact Organiser

One of my very few pet peeves about the Flickr system is that there is no way of organising contacts other than by degree of photo permissions. The system allows me to segregate all those who have been labelled “friends” or “family” (a level or two above “contact” and therefore having increasing permission to see…