Category Archives: iphone

Time on your hands ..

I’ve often said it but time is the most valuable commodity we modellers have. It matters not if you ‘buy’ time, either literally by paying someone to do something for you, or making the best use of your own time … Continue reading

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We Can Be Hero’s

Hero’s in toy trains? Well here’s two of them. A GoPro hero, and a Bachmann 08. GoPro cameras are well known for their build quality, functionality, compact size, robustness, and last but not least image quality. The second hero here … Continue reading

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Girls on Film (well two blokes actually)

Well that’s a wrap as telly and filum experts would say. Paul Lunn and I have just finished two days filming with Chris Walsh of Activity Media. The two days were quite intense with changes from layout to layout, Albion … Continue reading

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Day two

Day two of filming, the aggregate depot being one of the examples used.

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Filum stars

Filming today, hard work but good fun!

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19th Nervous Breakdown

With just a day to go before filming and still work to do, I’ll probably be on my 29th let alone 19th by the end of the week! Pretty much everything else is done, Paul Lunn has worked the ‘storyline’ … Continue reading

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Dead Line

With filming commencing this week on a layout planning DVD, myself and Paul Lunn are beavering away to get everything complete. This is Wharfedale Road, a ‘shelfie’ I’ve built for the filming and have a day or so left to … Continue reading

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Western Wanderers

This weekend I’ve been immersed in western region influences. I’d always wanted to get hold of a 97xx either the K’s kit or at a push one of the Korean brass imports made in the 80’s by Samhongsa. This weekend … Continue reading

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Wales in Nottinghamshire

This weekend no shelfies for me, it’s a big trainset , Aberbeeg, 70’s South Wales in scale7 at the Nottingham show.

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Happy New Year Bargain!

A quick post today to say thank you for everyone who has read and commented on the blog over the past year, I hope reading the blog has given you as much enjoyment as I’ve had writing it. 2013 was … Continue reading

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