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Welcome and thank you for taking the time to visit my site. You’ve probably come from a google search – or maybe a trusted colleague’s recommend. Please check out my Projects & Tales for the stories of my projects past and present.  Also, you can read about my current thinking on the Blog.

Here are some great quotes that inspire me – and I hope can do the same for you.

“Your goal should be to work in perpetuity with Wow people, on Wow Projects, for Wowable clients.”  Tom Peters

“Interesting work is more fun than fun.” Noel Coward

“Pursue something so important that even if you fail, the world is better off with you having tried.” Tim O’Reilly

“Market your genius, leverage your paradox” Gina Rudan

Have you a project I can help with?  Let’s talk….

Projects & Tales
Press Passes
Hanging up the camera…

In the autumn of 1994, I decided to “hang up my cameras”. EMPICS was growing as a business – and it needed me at base. I’d tried to bring in senior managers to take on my role – but that was not successful (probably my fault rather than theirs). I also felt it was time […]

EMPICS  - ShootLive - Growing Business Awards 2003
In the late 90s, there was a lot of pressure on...
Press Passes
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Toxteth Riots aftermath
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13 July 2016 »

So sad. As well as grabbing this street pic was also lucky enough to shoot alongside him recently at a gala https://t.co/Rg3WI39I6c

25 June 2016 »

Read this article on Rick MacArthur - his vision gives hope for journalism @Poynter https://t.co/jhAivXjqu4

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