Saturday, 4 August 2012

London 2012

This weekend, we managed to (finally) get involved in the Olympics.  Granted, it was a free event, in a park, but it was great to catch some of the action.  We got to see the Women’s Triathlon, consisting of a 1500m swim, a 43km bike ride, and a 10km run.  We were well-positioned for the biking portion, but didn’t see the swimming, and only caught glimpses of the running.

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Saturday, 19 May 2012

London Roller Girls Double-Header 19May

It had been almost three months since our last derby bouts, so I was more than happy to be able to shoot this double-header.  Even better, I got to shoot from the centre of the track for the first time.  A very cool experience…

The bouts saw Edinburgh’s Auld Reekie take on the London Roller Girls`Suffer Jets, followed up by LRG’s Harbour Grudges vs Steam Rollers.

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Sunday, 15 April 2012

Edinburgh

We took a quick trip up to Edinburgh for a couple of Scotland shows with my band, The Reverb Syndicate.  I managed to get a few shots in and around town on Saturday afternoon...
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Sunday, 18 March 2012

Burns Guitars

My band that I left back home in Canada, The Reverb Syndicate, is coming over to join me in the UK in April for our second UK tour…
As a bit of an homage to The Shadows, we bought Burns guitars and basses.
Here’s a quick snapshot of them together…
Burns Three

Saturday, 3 March 2012

London Roller Girls Double-Header

Well, we’ve been living in the UK almost four months now, and only just made it to our first roller derby bout!  (To be fair, I think there’s only been one or two since we got here).

The UK derby teams sure know how to put a game on.  They had bean-bag chairs, people.  Bean-bag chairs!  Amazing.

The first game saw the Central City Roller Girls from Birmingham take on London’s Harbour Grudges.  Game two was a nail-biter, with Steam Rollers narrowly beating out the Ultraviolent Femmes.

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Saturday, 18 February 2012

Kew Gardens

A couple of fun shots from the Victorian greenhouses in Kew Gardens…

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Saturday, 11 February 2012

Brighton

We took a chilly but fun daytrip out to Brighton to see the sea…

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