Author: adambowie

Books

Conviction by Denise Mina

Anna is living a double life; a true crime podcast is exploring the sinking of a luxury yacht. How are these two things linked? That’s...

TV

The Biggest TV Show in the World

A question. What is the biggest TV show in the world? That’s a good question. And, despite the image I’ve put at the top of...

Books

Walking to Aldebaran

This is the first work I’ve read by the Arthur C Clarke winning Adrian Tchaikovsky. It’s a novella told in the first person about a...

Radio

RAJAR Q1 2019

This post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the many years, and it’s...

Make

Giro d’Italia

Today was the start of the Giro d’Italia. The Slovenian rider, Primož Roglič, won the first stage time trial up to the Sanctuary of...

Internet

Transitioning from Evernote to OneNote

I feel a little bad about this, but I’ve decided to close down my Evernote account and move across to OneNote. The main reason is...

TV

The Good Fight

Once upon a time, I wrote down a list of all the TV shows that I know I should have watched, but never got around to. These days it’s...

Photography, Video

North Norfolk

I spent a few days in Norfolk over Easter, and along with a few bits of video I shot prior to that, I made this video. The drone footage...

Books

Heida: A Shepherd at the Edge of the World by Steinunn Sigurðardóttir and Heiða Ásgeirsdóttir

This book captures the fascinating world of a remote sheep farmer in Iceland. Heida (or more properly Heiða) is a sheep farmer who...

Radio

Video Cameras in Radio Studios

Note: Since this piece has created quite a lot of interest, it’s worth noting that I’ve only really considered UK national...