|Introduction||I am a former research scientist, developing mathematical and statistical methods for automated visual identification, with a number of publications on this. I am now an aerial acrobat in a community circus troupe involved in Contemporary Circus. I perform and teach tissus lisse, corde lisse, and trapeze. I am a director in a theatrical company "Liquid Spoon", a playwright, and composer of music for physical theatre and contemporary circus. I have in the past also been a developer on the OpenShot Non-Linear Video Editor for Linux.|
|Interests||Film Arts, Digital Video Production, Vintage Photography, Experimental and Physical Theatre, Contemporary Circus, Acrobatics, Choral Singing, Composing Music, Developing Linux Software, OpenShot|
|Favorite Movies||Chocolat, Brief Encounter, Most Hitchcock Movies|
|Favorite Music||Phillip Glass, Clive Carroll|
|Favorite Books||Too many to list here!|
Which do you prefer and why: whittling with soap or whistling with wood?
I prefer whistling with wood, because that means woodwind instruments which make beautiful music. If you whittle with soap, you are not left with much when bathtime comes!