hilton & mears duo

Capturing a moment

I recently came across an interesting photo book whilst shopping for something else and to meet the minimum order requirement added it to the basket. Sometimes taking a punt on something like this really pays off as a window, a… Read More ›

thursday afternoon

Were not these branchline memories themselves a sign of our own changing humanity? Held in our stories with the fondness of memory like a great aunt we look forward to visiting from a village we haven’t lived in for a… Read More ›

Function instead of form?

I love books. I absolutely love railway books, whether they’re photo journals, historical surveys, layout design or operation oriented. In particular, I love a blend of photographic inspiration and well written historical commentary, even just extended photo captions. These are… Read More ›

Completed or finished

James and I have previously talked about inspiration and motivation, and this naturally progressed to the subject of completing a project. What follows is an edited narrative of that next conversation and a chance for us to explore the concept…… Read More ›