Today marks two years that I have owned and run TheOtherMartinTaylor.com.
I'm not exactly sure how I feel about that or what to say about it but I do
think I should say something.
Two years is a pretty long time in web-years. Not that I didn't have a web
presence before that, but prior I had always used free hosts and services and
had always been dissatisfied with the results. When I brought this site on
line it was with modest ambitions;
- to motivate myself to take more pictures to feed a photoblog
- as something of a portfolio that I could use to monitor my progress through
the coming months
- to become part of the photoblogging community.
The good thing about modest ambitions is that they're more achievable than
grand ambitions. Still, I am relatively happy that I have kept up my photoblog
for this long without becoming bored or tired of it and that the same ambitions
continue to be my motivation. I can honestly say that posting to my photoblog
has never been a chore and if it becomes one I'm likely to drop it like the
To those who regularly drop by to see what I'm doing, I thank you. I'm not
going to promise anything revolutionary in the coming 12 months, just more
of the same with the same old strap line; photoblography from an enthusiastic amateur.