5th Floor apartment, Triq Spinola 101, St.Julian's, Malta
St.Julian's and Spinola Bay
Hole-in-the-wall store near 101 Spinola
Night shooting - setup afternoon/evening, shoot after dark
Moby Dick leftovers
discussing an underwater shot
Underwater stand in, who although black, was not black enough, hence make-up
Sinbad and safety diver in the tank
Early morning Spinola Bay
Triq Spinola 101
Last chance to see the 50-60 year old Leylands, Bedfords, etc. in action. They are shortly to be replaced by a new fleet operated by Arriva.
Restaurant Gululu (Maltese bistro)
Maltese 'pizza'. Yum.
Priming the pumps
Instant storm in a teacup
Key Grip, gripping.
Arri/Fujinon 45-250mm Alura zoom. $36,500. (Lens only. Camera and accessories extra)
Happy Birthday to me
1/6th second hand held.
Eat my lunch!
A.Wilson's Chunky Pasta Sauce. Very tasty.
UK three square pin! Bugger.
Old Maltese trick. The figs stop them going off.
Malta to Gozo ferry
Approaching Għajnsielem harbour, Island of Gozo
180 pano from Mǵarr ix-Xini beach, Gozo
Xewkija parish church, Gozo.
Xewkija, post fiesta (24th June) clean up
Sunday night in St.Julian's
Puncture on the way to Mdina
Entrance to the walled city of Mdina, former capital of Malta.
Nobody expects the Maltese Inquisition
Mdina Cathedral of St.Paul
No peace for the wicked (or film directors)
Somewhere down there are the 'fields of wheat' from the film 'Gladiator'
The Chapel of Saint Agatha, Mdina.
Listening to the choir. Excellent.
Fraser Barber - Head of Sound, and Andy.
Fraser Barber and his sound studio in a shoulder bag.
The Men who talk to Dead Fish
tuna steak cooked very rare
Real military building, fake ancient Roman window.
Flay and Swelter
From ancient times to WW2, Fort Ricasoli guarded the entrance to Valletta Harbour
The glamour of film making
Abandoned sets from 'Julius Caesar' (2002, American 4 x 1hr TV series)
Red rag to a bull
Sun setting over Valletta
18th, 19th & 20th centuries
WW2 gun emplacement
Fort Ricasoli panorama, with View to the South West into Valletta Grand Harbour
Real ruins and a ruined fake.
"Parts of the fort are still viewed as being in a dangerous condition." - WIkipedia
The Indian Rock Trick
... and if I breathe too hard the whole lot's going to come down on my head
backlit fake, actually
"Assidus said Edenu did it to her here" - a possible translation from the gobbledegook...
Fort Ricasoli - best of The Golden Hour
View from back bedroom into Triq Spinola
lunch with Sinbad cast, production and camera people at Gululu
Improvised studio built out of stacked sea containers.
The Providence, below deck level, complete.
Valletta central bus station - a giant roundabout
Number 8 for the airport.
Mr. Grumpy. Driver of possibly the worst bus in Malta.
At the back of a bar - St. Julian, patron saint of hustlers.
St. Julian's Bay, Malta
Why do people in the departure lounge queue to get on aeroplanes?
Ryanair's First Class Compartment - three seats up the front with a bit of leg room.
The verdant little island of Pantelleria (Italy)
Yorkshire water over Africa en route to Spain from Malta
My first ever sight of Africa - Tunisia
Souvenir of Malta
Tunisian coast. Huge sandy beaches and Tabarka airport
Valencia approach with thunderhead
Valencia central bus station
waiting for the Denia/Javea bus
Coffee on the glorietta, Marques de Campo, Denia