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Mark Highton Ridley
Works at Highton-Ridley Fine Art Photography and CEO Crocus Information Ltd, Business Analysis on Tap
Lives in Plymouth, Devon
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Consultant business analyst for organizations going through change. Black and white fine art photographer
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Photographer and Business Analyst - Curiosity killed the cat....
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Black and white photography is my passion but with everyone now being a photographer, I've hung up my camera for anything but purely personal gratification. I've had work published in Photo magazines and the BBC has frequently shown my work, commissioning a photo essay from me for the relaunch of their Devon website.

My day job for 8 months of each year is as a freelance business analyst. The limited company, Crocus Information Ltd, is the vehicle behind my various revenue streams.

Like many, I've focused on an online income and I run a successful Zazzle store at zazzle.com/HightonRidley To help me with promoting I developed some automation tools. They worked so well, that I also sell them on ZapMeCash.com where I also have details of my affiliate program.

I use the automation tools on a few of my blogs, including CoordinatedWeddings, PillowsULike, WatchesULike and BagsULike and these are good examples of what can be achieved.
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Commissioned By BBC for relaunch of Devon site - Banksy was chosen for the Bristol one! Merged the payment processing organisations of the Inland Revenue and HM Customs and Excise when they became one: HMRC. The integrity of the entire UK's cash flow was in my hands. All went smoothly!
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Plymouth, Devon
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Part of doing maths, sums, arrithmetic is about finding and applying the pattern.
I think it can help (well it does, me) to do the same when wondering about physics. Here's a good example.

We know that light (or anything travelling at the speed of light) experiences no time but it does experience distance.
Would we therefore be surprised if we found that there was something that doesn't experience distance but does, time?

Let's face it, it only requires a rotation by 90degrees through spacetime.
Any suggestions as to what that thing might be?
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+Mark Highton Ridley That was my point. A photon cannot fail to 'experience' time and still 'experience' distance.
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If anyone is interested, my company (i.e. me in my day-job capacity) has written a comprehensive 41 page report entitled "Zazzle Operational Service Delivery - Issues Identification and Impact Appraisal", which I have emailed to Zazzle investors and senior management.
I got a reply from Jason Kang, in which he said "I like your recommendation for more transparency around the known issues/bug list including status and estimated fix date. The Amazon situation was also something that we have been discussing internally and take very seriously. I’m glad you raised it."
I felt it my duty to pass that feedback onto you all.
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Oh, and now it's in A4 format (was US Letter size), it's only 37 pages long.
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Quietly understaded view that Trump is a Chump
Just Fun series: Two talking heads, one saying "He's a Chump that Trump". Go on, have a giggle, good for a laugh! more items with this image more items in the Just Fun series Image code: twths
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Yaay - home-made is much more fun than shop-bought!
 
Looking for a board game this #BlackFriday? Here's a free black hole game: http://go.nasa.gov/21j93M0 #BlackHoleFriday
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Ad: LED Candle with Fabric Wrap Motivation
A long soak in the bath with one of these meditative LED candles for light will refresh and invigorate your positive outlook!
<i>Motivational Words series:</i> Get some positivity every time you switch on your new LED candle with motivational candle wrap. It's a great design using motivational word-art and based on the placebo effect. Each time you look at the words, you should get a subtle positive boost. Great for meditating in the bath and you'll dry off afterwards feeling invigorated, refreshed and with boosted confidence - every time, thanks to the placebo effect! ...
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Ad: Walk on starlight with these gorgeous Hightops. They feature an "Aladdinds cave" section of the Small Magellanic Cloud, filled with jewel-like stars.
<i>Galaxies, Stars and Nebulae series:</i> You'll feel like you're walking on starlight with these really cool Hightops! The image shows jewel-like stars of space from the tip of the Small Magellanic Cloud galaxy. It's like an Aladdin's Cave and one you'll never have been more comfortable in! <br><b><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hightonridley/wismcg">more items with this image</a> <br><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hightonridley/galaxies">mo...
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Details of all Zazzle Coupon Codes that get sent to me are put here automatically. Enjoy: http://zcpnshdn.blogspot.co.uk/
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Spooky action at a distance - recap: a measurement is made on one of an entangled pair and the other's state instantly changes, no matter the distance that separates the entangled pair.
Let's call the thing that mediates this (lets the other 'know' that a measurement has been made) an 'inphormoton'.

Posit: An inphormoton doesn't experience distance, just like a photon doesn't experience time.

Question: Is this a reasonable statement or is there something fundamentally wrong with it?
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L'information "consciente" entre deux particules qui ont corrélées (phénomène de l'intrication quantique) voyage plus vite que la lumière. Car quelque soit la distance (jusqu'aux confins de l'Univers) l'information passe INSTANTANÉMENT de l'une des particules à l'autre des particules. Il en est de même si l'on considère les "ondes". N'oublions pas que les ondes sont de la Matière (elles ne son pas "immatérielles). D'autre part, le hasard et l'aléatoire n'existent pas. L'insuffisance de connaissance tient à l'insuffisance de capacité des appareils de mesure concernant l'infiniment petit comme l'infiniment grand. Les constantes universelles sont des mesures limites découvertes et mesurées par l'Homme (mais pas par la Nature - ni l'Univers). L'information est ce que je défends et postule dans mon Face Book. L'information-formation-transformation est propriété de la Conscience Universelle d'Energie Infinie (mon Postulat), dont notre conscience individuelle prise sous sa forme quantique et "immortelle". La Conscience est une Force 'Action. "Il Pense dans l'Univers" nous dit la Gnose de Princeton. Et donc la relation se fait par une force consciente dont sa vitesse tend vers l'infini (infini que l'on ne peut jamais atteindre). De la part de Marc Duynslager - Duynslager Marc-le-Kiné. Ce vendredi 15 janvier 2015.
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Amazon could prevent most rip-offs easily - but they don't seem to want to.
 
#Amazon time to get the counterfeiters off please...

#AmazonFBA   #FBA   #Zazzle #Artists #Copyright    #HandmadeatAmazon   #MerchbyAmazon
Online pirates are stealing business on Amazon.com, ripping off unknowing customers and devastating the real online sellers.
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Ad: Potters and Ceramic Artisans, you'll not find cooler Hightops than these. Design is straight from the potters kiln!
<i>Arts and Crafts series:</i> The coolest Hightops going. They feature the golden glowing oranges and yellows of pots in a cooling pottery kiln - or late summer sunshine, if you like! You can change the text on the heel if you like - watch it change as you type - you can even upload your own photo at no extra cost!<br><b><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hightonridley/hrcol53">more items with this image</a> <br><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hi...
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Ad: Meditation candle wrap for LED candles - perfect for a relaxing bath!
<i>Egyptian series:</i> A really beautiful meditation LED candle wrap for your bathtime featuring the Egyptian good luck charm called the Eye of Horus. Using the placebo effect, it brings good luck and protects you from ill will. Meditate and watch your luck improve! <br><br><b><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hightonridley/egyptian">more Egyptian items</a> <br><a href="http://www.zazzle.co.uk/hightonridley/wedjat">more items with this image</a><...
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Major Craft X-Ride XRS-892L 7-23g Review
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Major Craft X-Ride XRS-892L 7-23g Review Major Craft have produced some very good value for money rods. My first one was a Solpara 10-30g, c

Clawing The Skies - MEDIUM Canvas Print
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Pic of the day Here's my chosen picture of the day for this blog and I hope you enjoy it. It's presented as a fine art wrapped canvas. Click

Breaktime in Amsterdam Canvas Print
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Pic of the day Here's my chosen picture of the day for this blog and I hope you enjoy it. It's presented as a fine art wrapped canvas. Click

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3 bag types advocating women's rights
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Here's a selection of tote, grocery and messenger bags with an unusual theme - Women's rights and Suffrage. Great designs that get the messa

BLACK + WHITE
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This elegant floral bath mat will dazzle you with gorgeous, pure white gladiola flowers. The ruffled petals stand out against a black backgr

Quietly Flows The River, Spitchwick, Dartmoor Gallery Wrap Canvas
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Pic of the day Here's my chosen picture of the day for this blog and I hope you enjoy it. It's presented as a fine art wrapped canvas. Click

Fine Art Pony Head and Mane print
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Poster Pic of the day My work is available as posters and here's the one I've picked for you today. Click to see it bigger and customize wit

A Rose by any other..., Fine Art gallery-style Poster
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Razamazazzle: ZazzleMySite - site and blog post generator, released at v1
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Razamazazzle: Kepler 186f Where the Grass is Alway Red vacation Print
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A pair of house finches is the theme of this adorable bridal shower invitation. The male has red plumage on his head and breast. The female

Razamazazzle: New version (6) of SeeMyBest Pro released
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Great Danes are domestic dogs also known as the Gentle Giant or German Mastiff. The wonderful pet on this 2015 calendar poster is a gentle b

Razamazazzle: An Aerial Laser Display Capable of Projecting 3D Objects i...
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Scottish Terrier Designs featured on Karmani Designer Lifestyle
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I am sorry I have been absent for a while, unfortunately it happens when you are a wife and mom first and a blogger second. But, I did want