Disclaimer: All thoughts, posts, opinions expressed are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of any employer be that in the future, past or present.
Connecting people by sharing my knowledge and experiences with the world to make great things happen.
I hope to inspire others with the knowledge and information I discover on a daily basis - both from my own learnings and the people I am fortunate to meet. Welcome to my Google+ stream - tune in to my mind, discoveries, and daily activities which typically consist of a special blend between creative, technical, and the thought provoking.
Generally speaking my interests cover:
- Latest Technologies / Innovations
- Creative / Illustration / 3D
- Web Design / Graphic Design / App Design
- Photography / Photo editing / Digital Art
- Programming / Computer Science
- Psychology / Philosophy / Things that make you go hmmm
- Digital Marketing
- Space / Astronomy
- Things that make you go wow
- Cats and other such bundles of cuteness may creep in from time to time.
Web Engineer at Google. In a nutshell: I am a hybrid Developer / Designer / Programmer, Technical Consultant and Analyst, with a creative twist based in the UK. Also a keen HDR photographer in my spare time.
In short, we make the impossible happen, for ideas that have never been attempted before.
Also: Mentor to high-tech startups at Google Campus
Advising, and helping digital startups in London's very own silicon roundabout on a variety of subject areas such as web programming, web security, design, user experience, usability, digital marketing, and advertising to name but a few.
"Let's fill this town with startups".
background is based in Computer Science. It was here I discovered I
fitted in to a rare breed of “hybrid developers” who equally enjoy
being both creative and technical all at the same time.
Pages I have founded
I am the founder of +HDR Photographers here on G+ - a collection of inspirational photos by people from all walks of life I have found on my travels around the web. I want to help up and coming photographers gain exposure for their great work and to inspire others, and to share knowledge. We have over 60,000 members and growing daily so do check us out here:
Skillsets and interests
Specialties include (but not
CSS, AppEngine, Google APIs, Drupal, PHPbb, scalable bespoke systems, content delivery networks, data mining,
social networks, mobile devices, Facebook API, multimedia, user experience, technical research,
troubleshooting, remote assistance and technical support.
areas include Web development, Web applications, Web Design, Graphic
Design, Software Design, Social Media, Creative, Usability and User
Experience, Advertising, Digital Marketing.
interests are music, movies, travelling, robotics, meeting new people, digital
art, SLR photography, HDR photography, gadgets, random facts, flying,
hot air ballooning.