What I’m reading: Trevor Noah and Michael Marshall Smith

Just a quick update today to recommend a couple of books: Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith and Born a Crime by Trevor Noah. Michael Marshall Smith is one of my favourite authors, and I’m particularly fond of his horror/sci-fi novels. When he switched to writing as Michael Marshall and his work became more thriller-focused, … Continue reading What I’m reading: Trevor Noah and Michael Marshall Smith

My Writing: Science Into Action projects page, 2017 edition

Last year I wrote about one of the first big freelance jobs I’d gotten, namely creating a project page for the Science Into Action website. This Otago pilot of the Participatory Science Platform is still going strong, with a raft of new projects funded this year. I’m stoked that they’ve asked me work on the … Continue reading My Writing: Science Into Action projects page, 2017 edition

Recommendation: 20 Composition Techniques That Will Improve Your Photos by Barry O’Carroll

My friend sent me the link to this piece (20 Composition Techniques That Will Improve Your Photos) a while back, not long after I got my new camera. It’s taken me a while to get around to reading it, but I’m glad I did. Written by Barry O’Carroll a photographer based in Ireland (shout out … Continue reading Recommendation: 20 Composition Techniques That Will Improve Your Photos by Barry O’Carroll