The Riddle of the Sands

The title of this post repurposes that of a book by Erskine Childers written in 1903. Although it was a spy story rife with details of the European politics of that time, today one can read it for its loving descriptions of the North Sea and the Frisian Islands. On the beaches of Andaman, a…… Continue reading The Riddle of the Sands


I live by the sea, and sometimes spend my time just looking at the motion of the water. It’s very hard to capture the motion of the sea with my camera. Nothing hangs over the water to create a shadow, and the sun is so harsh that I can never stop down the aperture enough…… Continue reading Movement