The camera you always carry with you is the best camera you can buy

Photograph of the River Severn
image — courtesy of the author (The River Severn, Coalport)

I have a Fujifilm mirrorless camera. For this story, the model is irrelevant. The reason for that is simple. I rarely take it out with me unless I have planned a day of photography. That's roughly £1000 worth of kit sitting idle at the moment I may need it.

Why I don’t carry a camera kit with me as part of my EDC (Everyday Carry)


Love and Loss

Sully: the best friend I ever had

image courtesy of the author
image courtesy of the author

I cannot describe the pain I feel right now. On Friday I had to give consent to the vet to end my boy’s pain and suffering after he’d been hit by a car. Letting go of him is the most difficult thing I’ve ever had to do in my life.


Hold on tight to the ones you love

Image courtesy of the author
Image courtesy of the author

You never know who or what will come into your life and save you from yourself.

In 2013 I was rough sleeping. I had already had 2 failed suicide attempts. I had been sectioned under the Mental Health Act. I was heading into the abyss.

I was picked up by…

Craig McWha

Former rough sleeper, UK RAF veteran, graduate. Interested in society and social issues. A growing interest in tech stuff and Cyber Security.

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