Category: Pictures

The Leaning Tower of Balornock

So the news that the Red Road flats were coming down two weeks back passed us by and we missed the fireworks. To make amends, we visited the newest tourist attraction in Glasgow, The...

Louden Castle

  A few weeks ago, we paid a quick visit to the remnants of the abandoned Louden Castle amusement park to get some photos, before the remaining rides get pulled down shortly and the...

World of Wings

Had a nice day yesterday at the World of Wings in Cumbernauld. I thought we’d be round it really quickly because it’s quite small, but with the flying displays, the bird handling and the...

The Kelpies

Finally made it through to see the finished Kelpies at the weekend just gone. Blimey they’re HUGE!   The whole Helix Park is shaping up to be a really nice place. It’s typical that...

Urban Exploring in Malta

We managed to squeeze in some urban exploring while we were over in Malta with a couple of abandoned Hotel complexes.   The first, White Rocks, was built as married quarters for the British...

Maltesers

Finally settling back into normality and getting round to uploading all the holiday pics to Flickr. Here’s a handful of favorites. I might have got a bit carried away with the tiltshift. Boat in the...

Art on an Android

It seems that the current level of creating quality images on mobile consists of sticking an Instagram filter on it, which reduces the resolution to that of a postage stamp and leaves it looking...

Gamification

Gamification

Pecha Kucha (pronounced pekak-cha) is a form of presentation designed to force speakers to ditch dull rambling talks and get to the point. The format is simple. Each speaker has just 20 slides which...

Advice for Cartoonists #1

Advice for Cartoonists #1

(click for big) If you’re thinking about drawing a comic book, it might be a good idea not to spend several months on the first panel drawing EVERY SINGLE BUILDING IN GLASGOW. I never...