I never intended this to become a blog of obituaries, but I found out today that Tony Hart has died aged 83. And he was another seminal figure from my formative years. I always watched all his programmes religiously, he gave us amongst other things, Morph & Mr. Bennett. If you’ve no idea who I’m talking about, check out this clip from Take Hart 1976
Archive for January, 2009
Here’s a frame from the opening shot of ‘My Pleroma’ (see previous posts), I’ll post a few more over the coming weeks as I try & sort out the sound & music.
I’m really sad to report the loss of yet another genius. Patrick McGoohan has died aged 80.
This is the crane pattern from the kimono that Nao’s Mum wore for her wedding. Crane, (or “tsuru”) motifs are often used in Japanese weddings, on kimonos and decorations etc. because cranes mate for life and are devoted to their partners in all seasons. Both male and female work together to build their nest and care for their young.