Earlier this week in a charity shop in central Bristol, I discovered a parish magazine from my church, St Mary’s, Fishponds, dating from October 1947. I decided to scan it in and reproduce it here for anyone who is interested – look at the images below or download the PDF version. I think it’s fascinating – partlyContinue reading “St Mary’s Church, Fishponds”
This week’s Photo Challenge says we have to take a picture and turn it into a fake magazine cover using one of the many online generators. I’ve had a few ideas but rain has stopped me from shooting most of the them. Here’s what I’ve come up with so far. They look bad in theContinue reading “Fake magazine covers”
In my job as a network engineer at a university, I recently had to go into the roof space of one of the older halls of residence. I stumbled across a stash of Playboy magazines dating from 1962 – presumably hidden in the out-of-bounds area by a student who lived there at the time. IContinue reading “Adverts from Playboy, 1962”
This photo was taken for Stu’s Tuesday Challenge. This week, we had to take a photo suitable for a magazine cover. This is my contribution. Below I’ve also used a tacky fake magazine editor at imagetemplate.net to produce a mockup of what it might look like on a magazine.