Mr Walker Consultant Ophthalmologist FRCOphth
Welcome to my website dedicated to Eyes and Vision
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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...