Mr Walker Consultant Ophthalmologist FRCOphth
Welcome to my website dedicated to Eyes and Vision
Visual assistive technology
NHS equipment charitable donations welcome
Contact lens safety
The importance of sleep
Learning to see
Perception in 3D
November 30, 2019
Of texture, movement and noise, that is.
In sight & sound, we get used to things being a certain way.
The brain takes certain liberties, and perceives what it expects.
It is, therefore, good every now and then to experience the weird and wonderful.
As a means to heighten...
There's so much more to light than meets the eye.
'We have two contradictory pictures of reality; separately neither of them fully explains the phenomena of light, but together they do.'
An electromagnetic energy wave, a quantum particle of energy.
November 24, 2019
Once more into orbit. To see the incredible Northern Lights dance visible apart from the electromagnetic spectrum.
Again heavenly, into Stellardrone and the International Space Station crew. Taking sights and music beyond an ethereal level.
Cosmic glory and wonder...
A particle of hope shared within Igor Dobrowolski.
"Perhaps by this appreciating your life, our time, or ordinary moments. And the emphasis on understanding and empathy."
Then by human failure can there only be our learned and shared success.
A work in clay, a play in hu...
Apollo & Daphne, I place thee both as the greatest artwork sculpture in all eternity.
Created with divine inspiration.
From mountain quarry to marble carving, this video from the Frilli Gallery gives us a glimpse of the tremendous effort required.
Modern power tools clear...
November 22, 2019
An outstanding leap beyond skilled delivery. Perhaps the future of Powerpoint.
Forget for a moment (that this a class leading advert from BMW) - and enjoy the pure art of persuasion.
Less is more, but I'll take more of this.
A tour de force in how to get your message...
November 17, 2019
On the stage or screen (not slit-lamp): Shakespearean.
This post needs a film score - open Read More - play second video simultaneously for maximum effect.....(only thereafter, watch third and fourth videos).
Look. It's what the directors wanted.
Usually a dramatic moment...
November 16, 2019
2 minutes 54 seconds of dancing gold to behold.
Clever choreography, care of Belarusdance.com.
The wisest of spoken words too.
More devotion for art, more pleasure in life, more durability at work.
Dedicated to my uncle, Mike Walker of Chester, on nearing a well earned ret...
More rhythm in the soul!
The art of dance needs practice like everything else.
Calling here upon the best: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Gene Kelly.
Mernerwastaken proves the swing of music should first of all be fun (impressing a partner second, others t...
November 12, 2019
Some of the most powerful emotions are provoked by stimulating forgotten memories.
A linked thought, an old photograph, a unique smell.
Where the hippocampus, neocortex and amygdala jump into play. Exactly how long-term and short-term memory traces are laid down in the h...
January 21, 2019
Binocular Single Vision - the subtle but significant brilliance of having 2 good eyes.
June 21, 2018
Time, will it be?
March 31, 2019
The point of a pencil?
October 19, 2020
October 18, 2020
Master of the Ring
October 3, 2020
Ready to rock
September 28, 2020
Be more dolphin
September 27, 2020
The deep end
September 26, 2020
September 20, 2020
Scoping out a new World
Resources of wizardry
September 19, 2020
October 2020 (4)
September 2020 (10)
August 2020 (6)
July 2020 (2)
June 2020 (13)
May 2020 (8)
April 2020 (3)
March 2020 (2)
February 2020 (3)
January 2020 (1)
December 2019 (9)
November 2019 (11)
October 2019 (12)
September 2019 (9)
August 2019 (6)
July 2019 (10)
June 2019 (40)
May 2019 (7)
April 2019 (4)
March 2019 (18)
February 2019 (9)
January 2019 (13)
December 2018 (14)
November 2018 (4)