Author Archives: Joe Harrod

Video of the Week: This is Our Planet

An oldie, but a goodie: Tomislav Safundžić constructed this remarkable timelapse view of Earth using images from Nasa’s suggestively named Johnson Space Centre.

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Giant Pandas – Part Two

Second part of our guest blog by Clare Kendall, freelance journalist and photographer We decided to forego the baby cuddling photo op in favour of a half day voluntary work. We prepared panda food, mucked out their cages and fed … Continue reading

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Giant Pandas – the Chengdu Research Base

Guest blog by Clare Kendall, freelance journalist and photographer I knew that baby pandas would be cute but nothing prepared me (a hardened journalist) for just how impossibly, unbearably, achingly cute they would be in the flesh (or rather fluff). … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: Mount Bromo

In the words of our boss: “We don’t organise trips to Indonesia. But this is just stunning. Video of the Week!” Fair enough. We don’t organise trips to space either, but some of the Milky Way footage is absolutely breathtaking. … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: Hong Kong to Beijing

An incredible video by Ryan Edmond that takes in Guilin, Shanghai, and Guangzhou as well as two megacities Hong Kong and Beijing. Some incredible shots and fantastic day-to-night transitions, and a great sound track too. Learn more about our China … Continue reading

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Walking with Lions

Check out these photos from our Walking With Lions tour in Antelope Park, Gweru. The pictures really speak for themselves. The chance to get this close to big cats on safari is a once-in-a-lifetime deal, and supports a critical conservation … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: Peru

Great soundtrack, beautiful photography and some really evocative portraits and moments in time. We’ll never forget those busses! Or trekking above the clouds… A fantastic video diary by @colegrahamvideo

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Photo Showcase: Trans Siberian Trip & Naadam Festival

What could possibly be better, more mind-blowing and unforgettable than a trip on the Trans Siberian express? Why, the same thing plus one of the world’s most incredible displays of wrestle mania! At the Nadaam Festival Mongolian men battle each … Continue reading

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The Aztec Empire of Teotihuacan – Mexico

By guest blogger Carla Dobson-Elliott. Mexico is a beautiful, welcoming and culturally fascinating nation whose appeal is often overshadowed by the rowdy coastal resorts such as Cancun and Tijuana. Beyond the tourist trail lies an ancient and endlessly fascinating country. … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: London, a holiday adventure

When snow falls and wind howls in April and London totally sucks, it’s nice for those of us living here to remember how great the place can be. We stumbled over this very personal, slightly bike-heavy Super 8 holiday video … Continue reading

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