Month: August 2014

Cycling

Cyclists’ Traits

Hyperlapse Bike Commute from Adam Bowie on Vimeo. A hyperlapse of my ride home from work on my Brompton. Made taping an iPod Touch to the...

Video

Playing With Hyperlapse

Hyperlapse Test from Adam Bowie on Vimeo. Instagram has released a new app called Hyperlapse. It’s iOS only at the moment (I tried it...

Theatre

Medea

Medea at the National is a superb new production of Euripes’ classic tale – first performed in 431 BC. Medea (Helen McCrory)...

Music

Kate Bush

Back in March while I was on holiday – the internet suddenly came alive with the news that Kate Bush was going on tour. Kate Bush! I...

Radio Times

Radio Times 23 August 2014

It’s been a while… Now is there something special to watch on TV tonight? Perhaps at 7.50pm on BBC1? Let me be your guide. As...

Photography

My Favourite Railway Sign

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Misc

These Words Are Mostly Meaningless and Wholly Untrue

(Repeated from a Tweet a few days ago, but still true)...

Literature, Media

LonCon 3 – Thoughts on Worldcon

Paul Cornell interviews George RR Martin and Connie Willis Each year the World Science Fiction Society holds Worldcon – an annual...

Photography

Do Not Sit On The Letters

Perhaps we should act on them instead. The pen is mightier than the sword etc....

Cycling, Photography

RideLondon Women’s Grand Prix

A good criterium race in Central London was won on Saturday by Giorgia Bronzini of Wiggle Honda who just managed to pass World Champion...