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peter cairns
Worked at Royal Navy HM Submarines
Attended St Ambrose High School, Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire
Lived in Holm, Orkney
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i love watchind me
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Selection from Orkney, Uk.
1. St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall.
2. Tankerness garden, Kirkwall.
3. Kirkwall basin.
4. My house.
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Has anyone got any experience with using irig guitar interface with their note 10.1. Does it work? Do you need an input adaptor? and does it work using irig recorder app for androd?

Any help on this would be appreciated. 
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Looking out over Holm Sound and Scapa Flow with the island of Hoy in the distance on a beautiful spring morning. 
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St Mary's, Orkney, Northern Scotland. Shot using panorama.
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Nice place to get a shots. Loved my time there a couple of years ago, albeit only two days, but want to go back
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I'm in the Uk and have not seen any 4.3 update yet. After waiting quite a while for this update l am seriously thinking of not updating my note 2 and rootIng my device instead.
What say you?
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+Wayne Palmer root anyway, you'll be happy!
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Messing with the leaked s4 apk on my note 2. Black holes in the sky are due to strong sunlight conditions, unusual in Orkney.
Any advice on how to avoid showing cut of legs in the lower areas?
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Thanks +Bobbylee Budde  Orkney can be lovely in the summer months.
Thanks for the tip +David Whittley , I will try that next shot.
+Carl Ensley, I just held the camera in front about 24 inches, no stand. I reckon you could get stunning shots with a stand. wonder if such a stand is available for the note 2 ?
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Hi. I visited Hoxa Head with my kids on Easter Sunday. They were very interested and impressed on the remaining fortifications.

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Great pictures Peter! I especially like the Balfour Battery photos. Another great WWII battery to visit is Rerwick Head.
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I wonder if anyone can shed light on what I am not doing. I am trying to share pictures between my note 10.1 and my note 2. None of them will find the other by bluetooth (bluetooth is on both). None will see the other via wifi direct to share a picture unless I send a SNote from note 10.1 to note 2 first.
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Always the culprit. It catches most out :-)
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Technology Teacher, Secondary School.
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  • Royal Navy HM Submarines
    Leading Weapons Mechanic (Ordinance), 1977 - 1994
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Holm, Orkney - Chapelhall, Airdrie. - Fareham, Hampshire - Gosport, Hampshire
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Live and work as a technology teacher in Orkney, in the Northern Isles, UK. Married to Marina and have three children, Verity, and twins Peter and Orla.
Education
  • St Ambrose High School, Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire
    1972 - 1977
  • Motherwell College
    HNC Mechatronics, 1994 - 1995
  • Scottish Advanced Manufacturing Centre (SAMC) Livingston
    HND Mechatronics, 1995 - 1996
  • Falkirk College
    BSc Mechatronics, 1996 - 1997
  • Strathclyde University
    MSc Diploma Maintenance Mgt., 1997 - 1998
  • Jordanhill College
    PGCE Education, 1999 - 2000
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