Ultraviolet cornstarch

Working with Naomi Morris during her residency at OVADA August 2016. Her project which involved finding a way of pouring fluid over her figure and … more

Pillbox Camera Obscura

When I first visited a pillbox along the Thames at Appleton (OSGB grid reference SP 413011) I noticed that the view was being very … more

Vivid EP album cover

Rachel Ruscombe-King asked me to make a cover for her first album Vivid EP so I thought some photography with electroluminescent wire in a stream … more

Cyanotypes at EMF Camp 2016

This was an excellent opportunity to experiment with cyanotypes and document activities at EMF Camp, a festival for hackers and makers. I used my … more

Blurred plants

I’m angling for something here – and I’m not quite sure what it is. There’s something exciting that happens in the space between overlapping … more

Electroluminescent tree

Second experiment with electroluminescent wire in a tree. The yellow image is a train passing by the railway line. … more

Sheet Dip

“Sheet Dip”, part of the Arkitektoniske Kramper exhibition at OVADA in November 2016 by brook and black, provided an ideal opportunity for me to … more

Spinning electroluminescent wire

The postman delivered 4 colours of electroluminescent wire, the battery holder, and the 4 way splitter from elwirecraft.co.uk and immediately got cracking with it. … more

Frosty Thames Walk to Iffley

I took Ronnie out for a walk along the Thames from Donnington Bridge to the field at Kennington via Iffley Lock. It was a … more

The Twenty Six Ronnies

So here we go – this is what happened on Port Meadow when I was out shooting with the telephoto lens and took a … more

Lunar Eclipse September 2015

I’ve only once photographed a lunar eclipse before but this time I stayed up half the night from penumbral encroachment until full red eclipse. … more

RGB laser line generator

I have been using a 40mW red laser to take photos here and here and in the Oxford Times here. But the whole redness of it … more

Laser storm photos

I decided I was going to photograph the wind – there was an exciting storm called Barney on and I wanted to photograph the … more

Cowley Road Collage

I would like to have included everything and everybody in the Cowley Road but the lack of space prevailed so we only have snippets. … more

Makeshift Tilt-shift lens

I found a scratched Minolta F1.4 lens on the bookshelf which didn’t fit my Canon camera. Not to be deterred I simply held the … more

Super Takumar Close Up

I accidently bought this 50mm lens thinking it was a f/1.4 and realised that it was an f/4 thinking Hooray! I have an f/1.4 … more

Water tank slit scans

These slit scans were made with a fish tank, some plastic strips to mask off a strip, some sheets of black paper, lots of … more

LED wand at Tandem Festival

I made an LED wand as part of the Oxford Hackspace light drawing workshop and thought it would be fun to conduct a light … more

BASEPLATE- Dead Rat Orchestra

  Time lapse of boat journey from Donnington Bridge to Walton Well bridge via Osney Lock and Isis Lock . The last stretch was … more

Canal tunnel and staircase

Crick tunnel illuminated with an LED torch, a hurricane lamp and the boat that was following us. 25x speed time lapse. Near the top … more

Oxford Times front page!

Using lasers to augment reality with digital whimsy! Light painting workshop on the Oxford Times front page by Andrew Walmsley. I like the title … more

Show at The Bank, Eye, Suffolk

Pictures fresh from Chromatech before winging themselves to Eye. The exhibition ‘The Transient Nature of Light’ from February 26th to April 4th in The Bank, … more