Archaeologist, swimmer and survival preparedness specialist.

I specialise in Egyptian desert and Coptic archaeology and run a safe survival and preparedness website.
I am a regular sea swimmer and enjoy living the outdoor life, especially near the sea, mountains and woods….and of course deserts!

I have been interested in photography for some time, especially unusual landscapes, ancient sites, action/adventure and street photography, I am also a Getty Image contributor
I am 60 +

http://desertman.redbubble.com/

  • Age: 70
  • Joined: July 2008

Journal

Easter music choice

My choice this weekend for some relaxing music is Lisa Gerrard slow Dawn from the album ‘Ashes and Snow’ – here is a video clip… enjoy.. / “Linked Text”.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aq5TmXudJX0
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Facebook

I recently said the below message to our guys at redbubble…any comments gratefully received… / I notice we have a facebook connection where we can show our work via a url link etc – while I already have a facebook page, I usually only use it to contact family, firends and a few colleagues – I rarely place up any pics as from what I can understand, reading all the ‘sm…
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Tour of Britain cycling race 2010

Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain cycling race, sponsored by Honda, was at my home town of Swansea Wales, today where they climbed that legendary ‘Constitution hill’ a 300 metre steep cobbled surface hill of 1 in 4 or 20-28% some climb! / I took the opportunity to take some great pics to show the stress and agonies as they climbed the hill – will put them up on my desertman section…
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Increasing global disasters

As we have witnessed since the beginning of the year, the increase in global disasters has been phenomenal – earthquakes, floods, storms, raging fires and droughts – resulting in loss of lands and yields in crops. This will surely make for increase in basic food prices and shortages. / About 5 days ago we had some major solar (sun) plasma storms which headed this way – and as pe…
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