Category Archive: Project

News, thoughts, advice & some opinions

My 10k Apart entry is a Notable Project

Country Hopping, a 10k Apart 2016 competition entry

Another 10k Apart competition, and another Notable Mention! After taking a break for a few years the 10k Apart competition was back this summer with a new challenge. Build a compelling web experience, delivered in 10kb or less and make it work without JavaScript. Having taken part in the two previous editions I went to […]

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Working remote

I just finished a web design project where I never met the client in person, ever. My first proper “remote” project. The project involved four people, including myself. All conversations were done by phone or email. We shared a dropbox folder for all text, images and design mockups. A working demo and build-in-progress was put […]

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A brief stint in photography

Queen visit to De Montfort University

Five and a half years after leaving the world of press photography I was tempted back in by an offer I could not refuse. In a case of “it’s not what you know, but who you know” I was given the opportunity to be on the photographers team for the Queen’s visit at De Montfort […]

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Notable Mention

How Far To The Top Of The World

A few months ago An Event Apart announced this years edition of the 10k competition, and so I set out to build another little 10k web application. And guess what? My entry is one of the Notable Mentions in the competition. That’s not a win, but I did receive some books as a price, so […]

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Arty Bollocks Generator

Artybollocks, version 01 - as seen on the 10k website

A little thing I made last year has been discovered by the world over the weekend. I think the term is viral – it’s flattering, but also a bit strange actually. About a year ago I read about the 10k competition by An Event Apart where the brief was to develop a web app using […]

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The Earth for Dinner

The Earth for Dinner

The Earth for Dinner is a Flash animation about the Large Hadron Collider at Cern, near Geneva. I made it for my final year Degree Show (BA Web Design and Multimedia). I could tell you all sorts of things about the LHC, but it will be quicker if you just watch the animation. Oh, and […]

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