A YEAR IN PHOTOGRAPHY: Mother Nature photography ebook launching 1st September

with Alex Smithson (contributor) My friend and fellow blogger Alex Smithson, the awesome talent behind the blog “Mother Nature” has asked me to produce this special article promoting his upcoming e-book entitled “A Year in Photography“, which charts Alex’s budding career as a photographer chronicling the wildlife and scenery of south London and beyond.  The title was originally pencilled in for release this month, but was delayed following the untimely death of mutual friend and photographer/blogger maestro Ajay Mody, who passed away after an illness on the 10th August. Production delays and necessary improvements were also a factor, as well … Continue reading A YEAR IN PHOTOGRAPHY: Mother Nature photography ebook launching 1st September

MOTHER NATURE: Changes to comeback and revamp

The Half-Eaten Mind previously reported (last weekend) on the return of fellow blogger Alex Smithson, who runs photography and news blog “Mother Nature”. As mentioned previously, Alex had taken five months’ break from blogging due to important exams and was planning to return to blogging activities on the 1st of July, 2014. Yesterday night, I was informed by Alex that a sudden change has been made to the plan. Mother Nature will now be restarted on the 25th of June, 2014, which is around three weeks from now. The 1st July will instead mark a massive redesign of Mother Nature, … Continue reading MOTHER NATURE: Changes to comeback and revamp

MOTHER NATURE: Blogger and photographer Alex to relaunch site

About five months ago, a leading light in the HEM Community, young blogger and avid photographer Alex Smithson took an extended hiatus from blogging to concentrate on revising/preparations for his GCSEs. These are all-important end-of-school examinations taken by students in the UK as they approach their 16th birthday. Now with exams finally out of the way and stress finally out of the system, Croydon–based Alex will be making a long-awaited return to blogging and taking amazing views of the world through his blog “Mother Nature” http://asterisk15.wordpress.com/. Alex will be returning to full time blogging on the July 1st, 2014, just as … Continue reading MOTHER NATURE: Blogger and photographer Alex to relaunch site

PHOTO MOMENT: New HEM wallpapers for 2014 by Alex

with Alex Smithson (image designer & contributor) To celebrate the New Year and as part of a massive redesigning of his blog, my good friend Alex has produced the latest in a series of wallpapers especially developed for the Half-Eaten Mind. Alex recently has rejigged and renamed his blog to start a new blogging experience afresh in 2014. Formerly known as “Photography-Nature”, the blog has now be unveiled under the new title “Mother Nature” as Alex places greater emphasis on his notable skills as a nature/wildlife and city-scene photographer, as well as developing his proficiency and interests in technology. The … Continue reading PHOTO MOMENT: New HEM wallpapers for 2014 by Alex