Writer and photographer with a passion for well made, honest goods and the people that make them. I co-founded Department Two to produce and consult on creative content for brands, makers and innovators.

Writing, photography and creative strategy.

Learning to ski.

Never get out of the boat unless you're going all the way.

Ernest Hemingway - a life lived in an enviable fashion.

Fixing things that don't appear broken.


Distilleries and their whiskies.

The true value of their work.


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