I’ve been messing around a bit with Static Site Generators just lately. I’ve tried to get up and running with a few now, got a bit lost, overwhelmed and frustrated, and bounced along to the next one. When you have a StaticGen browser tab open, with its seemingly endless list of SSGs, it’s all too easy to keep bouncing along to the next one.[Read more…] about My Song Lyrics Archive: Building a Documentation Site
I just got back from a week in Kefalonia with my family. None of us had really done a shamelessly lazy beach holiday before. We’re usually more of a ‘cultural city break’ bunch; you know, the kind of high pace holiday where you come home needing a holiday to recover from your holiday. So we were intrigued to see whether we’d get bored, or adjust effortlessly to a life of no effort.[Read more…] about Life’s a Beach
A couple years ago I started a new little side-hobby making videos and sticking em on YouTube. Completely by accident I find myself suddenly with 43,000 views and 250 subscribers (and only 38 dislikes!).[Read more…] about I guess I’m a YouTuber now. Huh!
I made a little promo video for my friends at Docker Brewery and Bakehouse. They are based down on Folkestone’s Harbour Arm. We wanted to capture the sights and sounds of the sourdough baking process, so I headed down there at 5am on a couple of mornings and tried to stay out of their way in the narrow space of their shipping container while my camera rolled.[Read more…] about Another Freshly Baked Video
Last weekend was Cheriton Light Festival, a biennial public art event staged by Strange Cargo. It is an opportunity for the local residents to reclaim their highstreet from traffic, and to be instead transported by a variety of magical, luminescent artworks.[Read more…] about Cheriton Light Festival 2018