Andy graduated with honours from Glasgow University in philosophy and then took a 2nd degree in IT before starting a career in software development. He worked in England, Switzerland and Italy before arriving in Holland, coding in several languages on things like key-readers for office coffee machines, bar-code readers for Milanese bars, meteorological instruments for nuclear bunkers and data collection and aggregation software to inform EU policy regarding the Common Fisheries Policy.
Andy used to like photography and once beat a grand master at chess. Now he likes political activism, home decor and learning the piano.
The curator of the “Retronaut” website believes that the images of the past that we find the most striking are those which are the most at …