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
July 25, 2020
It has taken me 51 years and my second trip to Amsterdam before I have understood and learned to appreciate Vincent.
As a student, I had zero time for art. I spent my mind in the pursuit of science, then medicine, then ophthalmology.
Slowly, with professional experi...
April 25, 2020
In memory of Stephen Hawkings.
How to deep think. How to cast a spell in every sentence spoken.
A very brave scientist who faced off the physical disability of motor neuron disease and contributed more than most able bodied.
Thank you for leading on experiments using the...
December 27, 2019
A video of incredible imageography, worthy of close study, humbly understated as merely a demo video by Samsung.
Matched by a great song by Antoinette Halliday & Louise Dowd: My Symmetry.
Let the second half play out in a historical comparison:
From the first r...
November 24, 2019
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...
September 30, 2019
No doubt the Alps are ageing well.
60 million years old and looking good.
A backdrop of massive structural rock snow topped sculptures, pristine lakes, rolling green valleys, and serpentine ascent-descent roads.
This is the pleasure to be had in seeing far and wide, in al...
September 1, 2019
Makes you think.
What must go through the mind of an explorer taking on a never attempted ultimate challenge.
Excitement. Critical focus. Absolute mission endeavour.
Fear of the unknown? No.
A tonne of adrenaline: yes.
To boldly go.
And never be forgotten.
It's barely 6...
August 15, 2019
Giving Barcelona it's heart and art; at the centre of it's claim to being the World's greatest city, one man.
An architect quite extraordinaire, unconventional & fantastical.
Such a unique exuberant vision of design flare.
An absolutely incredible eye for d...
July 6, 2019
Good for all human achievement.
Not bad for all science and innovation.
This within a lifetime.
Better prospects for all mighty future space conquest.
Not worse for all new technology fails.
Small step. Giant leap.
June 21, 2019
Nigel Stanford would have you believe otherwise.
The real reason we went to the moon?
Nuclear act track & video edit.
Perhaps in readiness for Moonbase Beta 2099?
Saluting Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin & Micheal Collins.
Humanity's greatest endeavour, the Apollo 11 mission.
June 15, 2019
Not quite a nursery rhyme.
Ash Thorp and collaborators are digital Promethean geniuses.
Answers to questions we should never stop pursuing.
Life and death, seen through the third pineal eye, a golden iris.
War and peace, a sad human history of violence and brutality, will...
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)