16 Basic Knots Every Man Should Know | Rugged Standard
What could be manlier than being an expert on basic knots? Basic knots are different from the camping knots you're used to, and are definitely a step up from the bow knot we use to tie our shoelaces. You never know when knot-tying will come in handy, so find
Historical Accuracy Reincarnated: Photo
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Camera Settings Cheat Sheet | Tips for Professional Quality Pictures
Follow these easy tips to learn how to take professional-looking photographs. This Camera Settings Cheat Sheet will have you taking great photos in no time!
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) - IMDb
During the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America.
Cats, bats and clutter: Photo
A place for me to... well, mostly reblog stuff and not actually come up with anything. Including an original blog description. There probably will be cats. (They/she; I swear there was half a gender *somewhere* in this mess but I can’t be bothered to look.)
Master and Commander: Admiral Cochrane at the National Museum of Scotland
A collection of artefacts and documents relating to Thomas Cochrane - the real life inspiration for several fictional naval characters - goes on display in Edinburgh.
Brooks's Club Stairs
Brooks's Club is a gentleman's club that was founded in 1764. Its club house in St James's Street was designed by Henry Holland in 1778. Patrick Baty has been employed here for nearly twenty years to advise on paint and colour matters. He has carried out a colour survey using a portable spectrophotometer and is able to match existing colours to enable seamless maintenance. His company Papers and Paints has been providing paints for many years.
Portrait of Lord Cochrane -Thomas, 10th Earl of Dundonald - 1775 to 1860 - Image circa 1809 -
Portrait of Lord Cochrane -Thomas, 10th Earl of Dundonald - 1775 to 1860 - Image circa 1809 from Ackermann's Repository