Art : Sketches






Yorkshire

October 2009 (except Anzio : March 2009)
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 40 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone and a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera.
Locations : Anzio War Cemetery (Lazio, Italia) / near Halton Gill / Hardraw Force / Lockin Garth Force (Deepdale) / Stump Cross Caves / Malham Cove.

Anzio image Photoshopped to highlight the inscription. Right-click to zoom in. I'm ashamed to say I didn't make a note of the soldier's name; but thank you for inspiring my detours into God's Own County.






Morocco

September - October 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 40 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone and a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera.
Locations : Marrakech Museum, Ben Youssef Madrassa, Riad Douzi (all Marrakech) / Riad Oussaggou and environs (Imlil) / Tinmel Mosque (Tinmel) / Place Moulay El Hassan, Galerie d'Art Frederic Damgaard, Place Orson Welles, Bastion Du Nord, Le Port, Bob Music (all Essaouira).

As-Salamu Alaykum Abdel, great tunes.






Gigha

August 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 26 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Achamore Gardens (Gigha) / plus a couple each from Toberonochy (Luing) and Easdale Island.

Pussycats for Hannah.






An Tobar residency - Druimfin

August 2009
Video (QuickTime movie, 4:35 min, silent)

Video made with a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera.
Media : an ox heart, some petrol, a match.
Location : the car park of the Mull Theatre production centre at Druimfin.






An Tobar residency - Salen

April, July and August 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 60 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone and a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera.
Location : The Mull And Iona Abattoir.

Many, many thanks to Shaun, Sarah and Jamie, plus a nod to Dave for the superb pressie back in March.






An Tobar residency - Quinish, Ben More, S'Airde Beinn

April 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 24 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Quinish forest, Torr a' Chonnaidh, Mingary, Coill an Fhirich, Quinish House (all Quinish) / looking down from the summit of Ben More / looking down from S'Airde Beinn.

Light relief.






An Tobar residency - incidental work

April and August 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 52 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone and a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera during the various processes involved in making studio work, audio recordings, and burning an ox heart.
Locations : the mezzanine at An Tobar / Aros Park / Loch Na Guline Dubh / Dun Dubh / Strongarbh House / the Mull Theatre production centre at Druimfin.

Thanks to David for the comments (and I think you're probably right).






An Tobar residency - studio work

April and August 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 52 images)

Photographs taken using a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera on an adapted copy stand and a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Location : within a purpose-built frame set up at An Tobar and the Mull Theatre production centre.

Inspired in part by ossuaries in Rome and Milan, and Still Life With Quinces And Lemons by Vincent Van Gogh.






Tivoli, Roma, Napoli

March 2009
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 52 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Villa Adriano (Tivoli) / Orto Botanico (Roma) / Orto Botanico (Napoli).

Roma photos for Kirti.






Woodhouse Eaves

December 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 20 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Beacon Hill / St Paul's churchyard.






Roma

October - November 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 26 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Palatine / Museo Nazionale Romano / Musei del Vaticano / Via San Francesco a Ripa.






Cromarty, Falkland

September - October 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 28 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : St Regulus Graveyard (Cromarty) / the orchard by Falkland Palace.

Falkland photos for Riccardo.






Strathdon, Clashmore

September 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 28 images)

Photographs taken with a Panasonic Lumix FX35 compact camera and a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : Lonach Hall with controlled lighting (Strathdon) / Carnegie Hall (Clashmore).

Thanks to Simon at Strathdon.






Elgin, Campbeltown

September 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 36 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K850i mobile phone.
Locations : The Biblical Garden (Elgin) / Redknowe Guest House (Campbeltown).

Elgin photos for Richard and Mary; thanks to Sue and Dave at Redknowe.






North Mull - Aros Park 2

August - September 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 38 images)

Photographs taken with Sony Ericsson K750i and K850i mobile phones.
Locations : Aros Pier / Shore Path / Sput Dubh / Apper Mor / Pram Promenade.






North Mull - Cnoc Cappalach

August 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 28 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Location : the woods at Cnoc Cappalach, where I got lost and so ended being up two hours late for work.






North Mull - Treshnish Headland

August 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 26 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Treshnish Farm / Port Huann / 'The Whisky Cave' / a cave near Crackaig / a tree near Reudle.

Observations from a tree for Richard.






North Mull - Dun Ara, Loch Frisa

August 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 44 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Glengorm Estate / Sorne Point / Dun Ara / near the fish farm at the northern end of Loch Frisa.






North Mull - Ardmore

August 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 48 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Forest Walk / Penalbanach / Shore Walk / Ardmore Point / Ardmore.






North Mull - Aros Park 1

August 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 38 images)

Photographs taken with Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Main Drive / Upper Falls / Lochan Path / Powerhouse Path.






St Monans, St Andrews

June 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 38 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Fife Coastal Walk (St Monans) / Spinkie Den, Lade Braes Walk, the Botanic Gardens (all St Andrews).






North Mull, South Skye

June 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 26 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : upstream of Eas Fors (Mull) / Talla Duisdale, Armadale (both Sleat of Skye).






Strathdon

May 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 44 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Colquhonnie Hotel / Ben Newe / Lonach Hall.






Bute, Kintyre

May 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 20 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Rothesay Pavilion, Skeoch Woods (both Bute) / Machrihanish Bay (Kintyre).






Milano, Bologna, Dozza

March 2008
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 36 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Prestwick Airport / Sant' Ambrogio (Milano) / Torre degli Asinelli (Bologna) / Rocca Sforzesca (Dozza).






Quorn

December 2007
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 20 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Chaveney Road / Quorn Country Hotel / Quorn and Woodhouse Railway Station.






Jura, Islay

November 2007
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 20 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Lismore ferry / Lismore public hall / Toberonochy (Luing) / Jura ferry / Aoradh, Ardnave Point (both Islay) / south Gigha / Gigha and Cara Parish Church.






Gaelic Chapel

October 2007
Video (QuickTime movie, 2:00 min, silent)

A series of videos made with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Location : Cromarty.






Aberdeenshire, Ross and Cromarty

October 2007
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 70 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Sluie Walk (Darnaway) / Grant Park (Forres) / Turriff / The Falls of Feugh Restaurant and Tea Room, The Burnett Arms Hotel, Glen Dye, Clachnaben, the Falls of Feugh, Knockburn Loch (all Banchory) / East Church, Gaelic Chapel, the beach, Church Street (all Cromarty) / High School, The Kitchen Restaurant (both Inverness) / Woodland Walk (Plockton).






The Hebrides and Shetland

September - October 2007
Photo-sketchbook (Flash movie, 78 images)

Photographs taken with a Sony Ericsson K750i mobile phone.
Locations : Benderloch (near Oban) / Tiree ferry / Kirkapol (Tiree) / Daliburgh (South Uist) / Borgh (Berneray) / Isle of Muck / ferry, Bay of Laig, Galmisdale (all Eigg) / Mallaig / Teangue (Sleat of Skye) / St Ninian's Isle, Nesting (both Shetland).