Monthly Archives: December 2010

Food With Fire

Once we had sussed what food gave us the best chance of avoiding an upset stomach i.e. not the half chicken with blood running down the bone, we ate relatively well. The ability to enjoy eating rice every day and … Continue reading

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Beached Cows

The island of Barra in the Western Isles of Scotland is one of the most beautiful places in the world our video work has taken us – and just on our doorstep too! Having good weather obviously helps and on … Continue reading

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Dining Out

Meal times in Malawi were memorable. Despite the fact it was winter in Malawi we sat outside to dine each evening. It was summer back in Scotland after all. For those amongst us who feel the cold, and even those … Continue reading

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All Nighters

All nighters are not uncommon in this business! Don’t know what it is about video production but so often we are given utterly unrealistic timescales to have everything turned around. But that’s just part of the job – and why … Continue reading

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Taxi anyone?

To have a bike in Malawi signifies relative wealth and is a good business. On the roads we would drive past as many people on foot pushing bikes laden with grain or furniture than we would anyone cycling. Sometimes the … Continue reading

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