Filioque Controversy

The Filioque controversy is the central disagreement of the Latin (Roman Catholic) and Greek (including the Eastern Orthodox) church. It refers to a small addition to the Nicene Creed that says the Procession of the Holy Spirit comes from both the Father and Son, though the translation and understanding of this can be confusing. The…

Primary School limitations

  There is a theory that a conservative mindset does not understand what it is doing and merely repeats what it has observed other doings.   This is probably a both a little simplistic and a little unavoidable. It is simplistic because the same person who understands one subject well may not understand another subject…

Glasses

Reflective surfaces can be a nuisance in photographic images. Of course they can be used creatively; juxtaposing an object with its reflection has almost become a clique. But reflections can also occur accidentally, and the occasional happy fluke aside most accidents tend to be a problem. Light reflecting in people’s glasses occasionally products a pleasing…

Self Defence

Some things are necessities, some are luxuries. A basic law of business says you sell luxuries to those who can afford them. Necessities are sold to everybody, because we cannot live without them.   Self Defence Self-defence tends to fall through the gap of this type of thinking. We couldn’t consider it a luxury, but…

Psychology and the Advertising Image

Psychology in advertising should only be used in a legally and ethically manner.   Emotion is more important than practical function of a product when advertising, though the product will have to fulfil its promise by living up to consumer expectations.  This means showing the benefits of a product and not its specifications or features….

SPLENDID WEDDING

Useful Apps for the Best Wedding Photography More than a few films and documentaries are being made on phones. But no amount of technology will do away with the human operator.   A few useful app can help the human operator make a better film. Or at least help make the process a little easier….

HI CAR WASH – Car Detailing

The appearance and function of any item are two distinct things. We tend to think an impressive appearance reflects a well performing item, though this can be misleading. Nonetheless a slick looking car is pleasing in its own right, and suggests that the car’s owner is taking care of it in. A good looking and…

CT ADVENTURE – ESCAPE ROOMS IN POPULAR CULTURE.

Escape Room Sydney Escape rooms have appeared on a few television programmes. This is a testimony to their popularity. Some examples are:   Reality Television – Race to Escape (April 2015) – Two groups of contestants compete to escape from a room full of clues and puzzles. Unlike the regular escape room situation there is…

TOP CARPET – PREVENT WATER DAMAGE CARPET PERTH

Even if the amount of water exposure is minimal a resident should always be concerned with potential problems with wet carpet. Even small amounts of moisture can cause mould, mildew and other issues that lead to health problems. This issue is compounded by the difficult in replacing the carpet; both the original source of the…