All posts by Dr Carole Baker

Critical Studies co-ordinator for BA (Hons) Photography at Plymouth University · Member of Peninsula Arts Galleries Programming Advisory Group · PhD Representations of the Animal through Photographic Practice · MA Photographic Studies · BA (Hons) English and Philosophy ·

Dog Blog 10

Nov 28, 2015 |

Wed 25 Nov, Xylofagou near Ayia Napa: I set off (for what in fact proves to be) my final rescue visit at 9 in the morning, heading South toward Larnaca and then sweeping East towards Ayia Napa.  It’s a bright day and the motorway driving is easy and relaxed.  Mostly the land is flat with […more]

Dog Blog 9

Nov 28, 2015 |

Sat 21 Nov, Paphos: Having tried, and failed, the previous afternoon to locate the entrance to Paphiakos Animal Sanctuary, I return with renewed determination.  I study maps, take directions, drive round and finally I see the small unobtrusive entrance on Spyrou Kyprianou Avenue in the centre of the old town of Paphos (despite being a […more]

Dog Blog 8

Nov 28, 2015 |

Wed 20 Nov, Nicosia to Paphos via Troodos Mountains: After two days in Nicosia I begin my journey to Paphos and choose to go via the B9 motorway through the Troodos mountains, rather than the quicker A1.  I drive West, passing the old airport, and then sweep south, the mountains spread out before me, past […more]

Dog Blog 7

Nov 25, 2015 |

Sun 15 Nov, Moni, Limassol: Anna asks me to return to Sirius to photograph the Dog Walk, an event which is run monthly.  They’re expecting, and get, a good turn out, as the weather is perfect for walking (not too hot and no rain).  I arrive at 11 and many dogs have already joined their […more]

Dog Blog 6

Nov 24, 2015 |

Sat 14 Nov, Limassol: The days are so full, of brightness and travel, of newly met people, dogs, places and experiences, that finding space for reflection, for thinking about what has been achieved, and considering what is still possible, is a challenge. On Saturday morning I set off at 8am, on the now familiar A1 […more]