Genius Loci Digest

By Andy Marshall

Join me on my van-life travels in the British Isles as I build a photo-hoard of material treasures that celebrate our built heritage and contribute to a sense of place.

Join me on my van-life travels in the British Isles as I build a photo-hoard of material treasures that celebrate our built heritage and contribute to a sense of place.

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#56・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest 5 August 2022

Heads-up for Patrons and Members: I'll be out and about on my travels again next week. Hopefully (if the weather is fine), I'll be heading out into Lincolnshire and then into the Home Counties. I'll post out a link on Patreon and Twitter Circles next Tuesday.

 
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#55・

Patina 7th Edition

Detail from the William Cecil monument, St. Martin's, Stamford.

 
#54・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest 29 July 2022

Once again, I'm out and about in my camper this week (including Saturday) travelling through the delights of Lincs and Bucks - recording some of our remarkable material treasures. Members and Patrons can follow me live via Twitter Circles (link posted in the …

 
#53・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 22 July 2022

Decorative handle on the font cover at Bath Abbey.

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest 15 July 2022

It's a lovely high quality hard back book with glossy pages. You'll get insights into my journey, my process, and also see places that might give you ideas for your next travel destination.

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 8 July 2022

The feet of Christ on the back of the Sutherland Tapestry.It is one of my most memorable photo shoots. A commission to photograph the Sutherland Tapestry (the size of a tennis court) at Coventry Cathedral - from behind and from the scaffolding in front. I bec…

 
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#50・

Patina 6th Edition

Welcome to Patina, the Members Only Edition of the Genius Loci Digest, and a sincere thank you for your support. Your support is helping me garner space and time to complete my book, orchestrate and write my weekly Genius Loci Digest, and produce the Patina E…

 
#49・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 1 July 2022

St. Mary's Church, Breamore, Hampshire with Breamore House in the background. Members and Patrons have been following and interacting with me live on Polarsteps and Twitter Circle this week. It's lovely to be able to share the moments as I'm there. This place…

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 24 June 2022

Chelfie (church selfie) taken last week at St Cynhaearn's Church, Wales.

 
#47・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 17 Jun 2022

"Looking closely is valuable at every scale. From looking closely at a sentence, a photograph, a building, a government. It scales and it cascades — one cognizant detail begets another and then another." Craig Mod.

 
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Andy Marshall’s Genius Loci Digest 10 June 2022

"… place and mind may interpenetrate till the nature of both be altered. “ Nan Shepherd. The Living Mountain.

 
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#45・

Patina Members Update

My Genius Loci Digest has grown into a wonderful resource that both gives me purpose and connects me with others. It remains at the centre of what I do, over and above my professional career as an architectural photographer. For some time, I've been looking f…

 
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#44・

Patina 5th Edition

Welcome to Patina, the Members Only Edition of the Genius Loci Digest, and a sincere thank you for your support. Your support is helping me garner space and time to complete my book, orchestrate and write my weekly Genius Loci Digest, and produce the Patina E…

 
#43・

Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 27 May 2022

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 20 May 2022

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life." Picasso

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 13 May 2022

To see a World in a Grain of SandAnd a Heaven in a Wild FlowerHold Infinity in the palm of your handAnd Eternity in an hourWilliam Blake Auguries of innocence

 
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Andy Marshall's Genius Loci Digest - 6 May 2022

Last Saturday I was able to take a wonderful bunch of people out on a Tour of Radcliffe's material culture.Along with artist, Lee Crocker, I'm one of the project leads and curator's on the Radcliffe Spirit of a Place Project. Radcliffe is a place that bears t…

 
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#39・

Patina 4th Edition

Welcome to Patina, the Members Only Edition of the Genius Loci Digest, and a sincere thank you for your support. Your support is helping me garner space and time to complete my book, orchestrate and write my weekly Genius Loci Digest, and produce the Patina E…

 
#38・

Genius Loci Digest - 29 April 2022 📸🚐🏛

The Nave at Beverley Minster. I photographed this for a commission and worked with the staff at the minster to photograph it sans chairs. It gives a better idea of the scale and perspective. I've walked this nave so many times over the years, more often than …

 
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Genius Loci Digest - 22 April 2022

"Keep your face towards the sun and the shadows will fall behind you." Audrey Tomlin. (Garden Diaries)