• I've taken more than 1,800 photos of my son and he's not yet 10 weeks old

    6 days ago - By The Guardian

    If I'd been a parent in the 80s, I realise I would have been that strange, sad man at the corner shop; my wallet bulging not with cash, but a folded concertina of baby pictures My son is beautiful. I don't mean as a perfect little iteration of life's grand design; I mean merely, aesthetically, he is pleasing to look at. I was not a particularly beautiful child. Or, if I was, the fact went consistently unrecorded by the camera technology of 1980s Ireland. Perhaps they'd not yet discovered glass and contrived lenses from potato skin and gravel. This could explain why the few pictures that...
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