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The Ramblings Of A Welshman

I have so much to say, that I needed this blog alongside onecameraonelens.com as, believe it or not, my life isn’t all about photography. I enjoy so much more, and hopefully you’ll enjoy The Ramblings Of A Welshman (that’s me that is!).

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Lightning Modz V2 Retro Gaming Console Review.

I have been really interested in owning a retro console emulator for a long time now, and I had been looking around for one that could really hold its own and play the games I wanted. After months of searching, watching videos and reading reviews, I settled upon the Lightning Modz V2 retro console. Other…More

A wave of emotion

I dropped the boys off to school this morning and decided to go on my daily walk. Each day I try and do my 10,000 steps, but missed yesterday as I was unwell. I put on my headphones once they were safely with their teachers and headed off in the rain.. I had walked and…More

I was thinking… A revisit to Surf City?

It’s been a while, it sure has! But The Ramblings Of A Welshman is never far from my mind. It’s been a busy few months and I’ve been up to my usual one million things to keep my brain in check. So, because all my photography isn’t enough, and I do have many other interests,…More

Swansea Marina Night Time Photography

A new year and new challenges, as we tackle night time photography in Swansea Marina, South Wales. Swansea Marina is a beautiful area on the coast of this iconic city. The challenges were greater than ever though, as it was pitch black and I had my camera, tripod and was also video blogging the event.…More

Fujifilm Instax Evo initial impressions

There have been many reviews on the internet, both YouTube, blogs and websites of the Fujifilm Instax Evo from individuals, sadly, most of them are not long-term Instax photographers, but have just jumped into the reviews because this is an exciting product. As an Instax user for a few years now, I want to review…More

How I lost. Almost 5 stone in 6 months.

I’m not going to lie to you, I’ve struggled with my weight for my whole adult life. It’s not because I’m lazy, as I’ve always been active, it’s because I simply like to eat, and eat the wrong foods. Last year, June 2021 I decided enough was enough. I had ballooned to over 19.1 stone,…More

What’s happening with life in 2022

I’m not going to lie to you, 2022 is going to be a year of change. I have set myself goals, I’ve changed focus on certain things, and hopefully whatever happens, I’ll be right here… First of all, this “The Ramblings Of A Welshman” blog will keep going, I’m not sure what direction it will…More

Well, Merry Christmas then

Sat here are having a few Black Russians, and got a lot to say at this time of year. Before i start though, Merry Christmas from me and the family. I haven’t had a Black Russian for years, but talking to my best friend Karl the other day while we had our fortnightly meet up,…More

A VPN is more useful than you think!

I’m always worrying. I worry about this and that, so having something that lets you worry less is… Well, less of a worry. If you’ve never thought about getting a VPN, or don’t know what a VPN is, I’ll let you know why they could be the best investment that you can buy in your…More

Re-evaluating my backed up data and storage!

I’ve been thinking about many things lately, probably too many things, and one of those things is the way I have my data backed up. Perhaps I’m being too careful… Let’s talk about this. The data I have stored on my hard drives fall into three main categories and one minor category. I have 6…More

Google Chromecast With TV Review

Google updated their Chromecast range of devices last year, and I have been really impressed and happy with the Chromecast Ultra 4k that I have owned for a couple of years. I used the Ultra a lot, and after having a new TV this year with a Roku operating system, I loved the idea of…More

Welcome to my… World.

I had been debating another website or blog for a long time. I have so much more to say than just photography related stuff! And so here I present my new venture The Ramblings Of A Welshman. You might have seen my work on OneCameraOneLens.com which had been really popular, plus I’m busy on The…More