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Hawk Conservancy Trust revisited

It’s been quite a while since my last visit to the Hawk Conservancy Trust. Since then, I’ve replaced my main camera body (an Olympus E-M1 MkII) with an OM System (previously Olympus) OM-1. This body has much more processing power built into it and enhanced computational photography features, including AI subject recognition. One of these […]

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Summer courses cancelled

It is with great regret that I have to announce that my summer courses for 2022 at Marlborough College have been cancelled. Although we were seeing enough pre-bookings to guarantee that they could go ahead, unexpected illness has forced me to cancel for this year. I am very disappointed that I’ve had to let down […]

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Projects under lockdown II

The second project I managed to complete was a so-called “valve sensor” for the Camera Axe trigger I built three (!) years ago. This is connected to one of the sensor ports on the trigger, which can then open or close a solenoid-operated valve on the sensor, allowing water from a reservoir to flow through […]

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