Month: July 2014

Review: Stopmotion Studio 4.0

The Stopmotion Studio 4.0 box.

I’ve always been interested in making films and have been lucky enough to have made a few reasonably successful ones in my career to date. All of these have been live action but, being a massive fan of Terry Gilliam and the surreal links he created for Monty Python’s Flying Circus, I’ve always wanted to give …

One of those days

Have you ever had one of those days where, despite knowing full well that you’re not a bad parent, have gone around giving people the impression that you’re completely useless? That was me this morning. It should have been pretty straightforward really – Kate joined Dylan on a pre school trip to a nearby farm …

Our first family holiday

We got back from our first family holiday last week and, although it got off to a nightmare start, we had a great time in the south of France with my parents and my sister’s family. We’re really lucky that my parents own a lovely house surrounded by vineyards just under an hour from Bordeaux, …