Author: adambowie

Photography

A New Footpath

At the weekend I ran into a friend who had been out on his bike and had been cycling along a new path. Well, it’s not really a new...

Video

Waves

A short slow motion video shot with my Pixel 6 Pro over Christmas. Not the biggest waves in the world, but they’re always lovely...

Photography, Technology

Upping Your WFH Video Game

This piece by Alex Cranz at The Verge really struck a chord with me. In the piece Alex writes about her trials and tribulations with trying...

Internet

URLs in Communications

I’m not a marketing expert, but my view on URLs that are given out in any kind of communications, for any reasons, is that they need...

Audio

Crossfading in Music Streaming Apps

I think it’s fair to say that based on functionality and widespread adoption, Spotify has the best music streaming app. If somebody...

Cycling

Festive 500

The “Festive 500” was a cycling challenge cooked up by Rapha, the cycle-clothing company, in 2010 to promote more cycling across the...

Radio Times

Boxing Day 2021 Radio Times

A penultimate look at the TV and radio across the festive period. Where I’m sitting at the moment, it’s a very grey and dank...

Books

Tour de Force by Mark Cavendish

I should probably preface this review by saying that I know one of the Cavendish’s ghostwriters, Daniel Friebe. So make of that what...

Books

The Dark Hours by Michael Connelly

The latest book from Michael Connelly feels as contemporary as anything he’s written recently. Connelly always says that his books...

Books

The Second Cut by Louise Welsh

In The Second Cut we revisit the world of Rilke, who readers first came across in Louise Welsh’s fantastic debut The Cutting Room. Rilke...