Author Archives: Mike Hessey

About Mike Hessey

I'm a BOF (Boring Old Fellow) and MOS (Miserable Old Soul) whose main interests are photography, cycling, walking and computers. Regrettably recent problems with my legs, back and heart have reduced the cycling and walking.

Busy

And there were another 2 computers on another table!

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Sedum – and F1 GP!

Today’s F1 GP was incident-packed, scary at times, but what a result! A 1-2 for McLaren – and fully deserved, as they might well have won even if Verstappen had not taken out Hamilton. I’m a long-time McLaren supporter (especially … Continue reading

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Sprint race

I do NOT like this trial format, which was also used for the British GP. The sprint race tends to be processional, as they don’t want to risk damaging the cars, and there are very few points available to make … Continue reading

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Hornby Dublo

Hornby recently celebrated their centenary, and released replicas of some of their earlier products. One of these was the VW van with their name on it. HOWEVER, this one is actually an original from way back when, photographed today on  … Continue reading

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Handle with care

Ouch. Sorry, another cactus.

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Another cactus!

I seem to be running short of subjects for even emergencies!

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Gazania

Not their best year, but still very attractive.

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I went to Specsavers …

… and on the way back from town I stopped briefly at the lily pond in the park. The ducklings have grown so much since my last visit – in fact they are now fully grown and less photogenic than … Continue reading

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Last of the geraniums

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Temperature check

I’ve had this data logger running in the location I have now decided on for the 3D printer. Not surprisingly, there aren’t many changes in temperature, pressure and humidity at the moment.

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