Tag: Edinburgh

The Best Seat in the House

The din of a festival rings in Edinburgh’s ears. 2014 roars by still. For the last three years I have watched the closing fireworks concert from the best seat in the house. Photographers are allowed into the gardens… Read More


A sun and a moon. A blink of an eye again. In twelve months it is inconceivable where our feet fall.┬áMine have covered some ground. My shoes, the aged reliquarys of adventure, are always at the frontier of… Read More

Luminate 2013

Winter isn’t exactly renowned for its festival abundance in the city of festivals, except, of course, for that one. So as October draws to a close again, a satisfied man, I figuratively hang up my festival hat for… Read More

Insider’s Guide to Edinburgh

For all you jet-setters this month, check out my profile feature on Edinburgh for Aer Lingus’s CARA magazine. Photos AND text. Get me! Huge credit to Albie for my portrait. Thank you to all the featured companies for… Read More

LeithLate – Shutter Project

Over the last 6 months, my local Leith Walk has had its grey and shady veneer peeled away to the vibrant, motley heartwood underneath. Leith has always had the handle of being a colourful neighbourhood, but the curatorial… Read More

Big Day In

Sunday is classically the day for putting your feet up and doing nothing. It’s not often you find an offer good enough to have you on your feet doing everything. Sunday at Edinburgh’s Electric Circus saw a raft of great… Read More

Lyceum Season 2013/14

The Royal Lyceum announced their productions for the year to come this Tuesday. With new writing from Ian Rankin. David Haig and Tim Barrow, collaborating with Artistic Director Mark Thomson, a varied and exciting season lies ahead Author… Read More

Science NOW

Finally, a post. From the chaos of March and the illness of April (changing seasons after all), I haven’t been able to man the blog and have had to let it rust by the way side. Well  no… Read More

Steve Mason

All too aware that this March is turning into this April all too quickly, I had better step up my pace and keep the world up to date with my whereabouts. 2013, slow down will ya? To coincide… Read More

New year, new you,etc….CHIPS.

Only the 8th of January and I’ve already ticked off an entire new year’s resolution. Oh dear. I promised myself last year to shoot a cover and hold a solo exhibition in 2013. And Hark, I had the… Read More