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10 of the Best UK Gardens to Visit and Photograph

Posted on 11th August 2018 by

England is known for its mastery of gardening, and there are more than 300 historic houses and gardens throughout the country. The best time of year to enjoy these gardens and their surroundings is ge…

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A photographer’s guide to Jordan

Posted on 30th July 2018 by

Jordan’s diverse history stems from its geological location which made it a crossroads for Europe, Asia and Africa. Invaders from all three have left their mark over the decades from fortified castles…

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7 Tips for Designing the Perfect Holiday Photo Book

Posted on 22nd July 2018 by

Most of us will return from our summer holidays with hundreds of photos, and although some of them will probably feature on our Instagram or Facebook pages for a while, the majority tend to end up bur…

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10 Great European Breaks for Photography

Posted on 13th July 2018 by

For most photography enthusiasts, holidays are the perfect opportunity to spend some extra time photographing the things they love while also experimenting with new techniques and gadgets.…

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A photographer’s guide to an African safari

Posted on 28th May 2018 by

An African safari tops most travel wish lists for good reason; untamed landscapes dotted with fascinating wildlife and distinctive civilisations create a compelling blend. When it comes to planning, c…

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Breathtaking Airbnb's in the UK

Posted on 24th April 2018 by

Taking a short trip somewhere, even just traveling an hour from home for a night or two, can be truly transforming.…

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Top 5 Things to do in Tasmania

Posted on 16th April 2018 by

With ancient rainforest, jagged mountains and pristine beaches, you could argue that Tasmania is a microcosm of Australia’s best bits. The island is also home to thriving food and drink scenes, lively…

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Top 5 things to do in Malaysian Borneo

Posted on 29th March 2018 by

With a varied natural landscape, wildlife-filled jungle and fascinating indigenous tribes, Borneo offers a compelling blend of experiences. Many travellers are drawn to the country’s exceptional biodi…

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8 Weekend Getaways for the Avid Traveller

Posted on 26th March 2018 by

Easter is this weekend and if you have not planned any big family trips, maybe a small weekend getaway is perfect for you. So whether you have visited a specific place more than once or have never bee…

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7 Tips for Photographing Animals at the Zoo

Posted on 21st February 2018 by

If a big cat safari in Kenya or tiger trek in India just isn’t on the cards this year, a trip to the zoo can still be a great way to hone your wildlife photography skills in a controlled environment.…

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