Whisky and Photography

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Had quite an interesting exchange on Facebook in the last couple of days, which started off with me posting a picture of one of my favourite Scotch Whiskies. This led to the idea of combining a print swap with a whisky tasting. Paul Clements: …  the idea came from the David Hurn exhibition. https://www.ffoton.wales/news-items/2017/5/david-hurn-swaps Paul Clements: It’s funny how ‘Whisky’ inspires …

Reflections at Year End

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On Monday, 10th December, I did a presentation at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, noted here. It was entitled Cambodia – Unfinished Stories, A Prayer from Hell. I covered three areas: The Cambodian Genocide – antecedents, short history and effects. The Yates Family Primary School Program in the Khmer Rouge Reconciliation Areas, from 2000. A Prayer from Hell …