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January 13, 2010

this week i hoped to snap a few photos of books and things that i’m currently enjoying.  but it’s been really grey and dark here this week so the light did not cooperate.  which means i’ll hope for better light next week and i’ll look forward to sharing it all with you then.

instead, how about some food shots?

the top photo is a bagel from the famous beigel bake in london, with salt beef & mustard (on my list ever since i saw this photo).  it was damn good.

the bottom photo is what i like to make when i’m feeling lazy but i really want french toast for breakfast.  (a big fat slice of white bread from the bakery near my flat, toasted with loads of butter and sugar + cinnamon on top.) with a little bit of sunshine in the morning, it’s a pretty good substitute.

i’m signing off here for the rest of the week — i have some very excellent guests coming to town and i can’t wait.  have a good one!

  1. January 13, 2010 12:00 pm

    This looks good.

  2. haeshu permalink
    January 13, 2010 12:05 pm

    hot, salt and beef. three words that are music to my ears. have a lovely weekend wtih your guests!

  3. marthasnail permalink
    January 13, 2010 12:07 pm

    enjoy your guests and the rest of your week, she says as she drools… ;)

  4. January 13, 2010 12:15 pm

    good eats, brian, good eats! have a great weekend.

  5. January 13, 2010 12:28 pm

    mmmm. nice shots.

  6. January 13, 2010 1:22 pm

    oh my.

    Why did I not find this place when I was in London?*LOL*

  7. January 13, 2010 1:36 pm

    yum yum! have fun with you guest.

  8. January 13, 2010 2:37 pm

    Just had lunch and am now hungry again! Have fun this weekend!

  9. January 13, 2010 3:37 pm

    mmmm food hahaha

  10. January 13, 2010 3:43 pm

    i love cinnamon toast – enjoy your visit.

  11. January 13, 2010 4:08 pm

    i’ve just come across your blog, and love it! I live in London, not too far away from brick lane and never heard about this bagel place – it looks yummy! have a lovely week.


  12. January 13, 2010 4:46 pm

    oh beigel bake, remember when we were close. i’ll come visit you soon.

  13. January 13, 2010 6:33 pm

    I wasn’t hungry, but now I am.

  14. January 14, 2010 4:13 am

    i love food shots!
    i always take pictures of what i’m eating, and my friends are always laughing at me!
    the winter light cooperates very well on these photos.
    ok now i’m hungry!

  15. thefty permalink
    January 14, 2010 5:18 am

    Aw man! I used to live near beigel bake but I only ever bought the fresh, plain bagels to take home. i want the one you’re eating! Next time I’m in the area, I guess.

  16. Fif permalink
    January 14, 2010 7:48 am

    There’s just something about that first pic. Question – what does the blue hour refer to? :)

  17. sarah permalink
    January 14, 2010 10:13 am

    Beigel bake!!! As soon as I saw the brown paper bag I knew where you had been. Next time try the brownies. They are insane.

  18. January 14, 2010 1:37 pm

    food shots are always good.

    hi brian! i’ve been lurking around your site for a while but never stopped to say hello. just want to let you know that i love what you do with that camera of yours. happy thursday!

  19. January 14, 2010 2:33 pm

    Wow, that sandwich. I’m speechless!

  20. January 15, 2010 8:56 am

    miam miam !!!!

  21. January 16, 2010 7:15 am

    oh dear me, wonderful! that bagel looks fab – and i love the colours, dof and composition of that shot. genius.

  22. Melinda permalink
    January 16, 2010 10:45 pm

    That sandwich looks divine! the taste must be heaven :)

  23. January 17, 2010 11:32 am

    One look at that sammy and my stomach roared. Your photos are better than smell-o-vision!

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