Month: May 2018

Audio

Podcasts and Paywalls

There seems to be something of a brouhaha* just now in podcasting land over the idea that some podcasts might live behind a paywall, and I...

Cycling, Video

Ride to Cambridge

Saturday was a nice day for a ride. Cambridge Ride from Adam Bowie on Vimeo. And via Relive, here is the route I took. Relive ‘Ride...

TV

Bulletproof

Oh dear. Sky One’s big new glossy action drama is pretty awful. Before I explain why, I will admit that I’m not the target...

Misc

Railplan 20/20

Hooray! The new timetables began today, and although I had spent time looking at them previously, it wasn’t until they first properly...

Internet

GDPR

No, I am not asking you to re-sign up to my website. You’re OK. But if you’re based in the EU like me, then you’ve...

Video

Fens: Ely to Cambridge

Cambridge to Ely from Adam Bowie on Vimeo. From a ride I did earlier in the year between Ely and Cambridge, taking my drone and using a...

Radio, Research

RAJAR Q1 2018

As ever, this post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the past 9 years, and...

Misc, Photography

Three New Exhibitions

There are some really good exhibitions on at the moment in London. Actually, there are always really good exhibitions on. But over the...

Photography

Gursky

In 2011 a record price was set for the sale of a photograph. Rhein II by Andreas Gursky was sold at Christie’s for $4.3m. It was the then...

Cycling, Photography

Giro D’Italia – T-Shirt

It has been a while since I screen-printed anything, so with Simon Yates in the Maglia Rosa at the moment, winning today’s stage at...