The Clash - music & period

"Period drama is exactly that, a dramatisation of a period, it isn't a history lesson nor should it be.  Like with all visual media the job of the period drama is to tell a story, full stop."

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For the Love of 'Costume Drama'

"One of my absolute favourite collection of images are taken from LOVE magazine's ‘Costume Drama’ issue 8 (2012) and feature some of the cast of Downton Abbey; Michelle Dockery (Lady Mary), Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith) and Jessica Brown Findlay (Lady Sybil).  Shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott & styled by Katie Grand"

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What is this blog all about?

I have folders full of torn out magazine pages, postcards, photocopies and scraps I have picked up, anything that has inspired an idea or that I have thought was a good thing to keep for future work.  I look through these books every time I collate ideas for a project.  I work online all the time so I wanted to do a similar thing for all my digital collections too.

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Beautiful Messed Up Kids

"I saw the video first on Nowness and fell in love with the art direction.  The pacing of shots and edit contrast so well with the music and the additional variations of pace within the frame itself makes the film both beautiful and sad."

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