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...
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...
October 31, 2019
Keeping a little mystery is good.
A brilliant song. Fiat Lux 1984 - I didn't even know the band's name back then.
Teenage lovelorn diarists beware - keep it locked!
A proposition of light?
Dim them down in the digital Facebook age.
Old School Legacy - thanks for the musical...
September 8, 2019
Let your eyes start seeing & smile again
The Ultravox classic here beautifully reinvigorated
Dealing with emotional hurt
Leaving an empty shell, without form
But there is a light
Always to burn again
A thoughtful video full of symbolism
A pomegranate rebirth,...
July 28, 2019
Unbelievable precision. Acting, action and death defying stunts.
Make way for another comedy legend, Harold Lloyd.
No needs for words.
Almost no time to laugh - this is more gasping seat edge peril!
Admiration for the dedication.
My thanks again to Phagl.
Just don't look dow...
July 27, 2019
A present in the gift-wrapped form of Laurel & Hardy. Lovingly edited by Phagl, thanks!
My absolute all-time favourite comedians. Sirs, I bow to your genius ability to spread happiness, over the world, over time. To be truly this funny is nearly an impossible joke in it...
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.
Space 1999: predicting 20 years ahead, now 20 years behind.
I had nearly forgotten Gerry & Sylvia Anderson's unmissable entertainment from the 1970s.
The bombastic theme takes you straight back. The sets & sounds remain futuristic.
My, those Eagles made great toys, a memo...
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)
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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)