Apr 4

A Barbados Photography Wishlist

While many are attracted to its range of world-famous beaches, Barbados is an island that offers photographers some fantastic opportunities. In addition to the turquoise bays (more of which, I’ll talk about later), Barbados has a UNESCO World Heritage capital, with an abundance of colonial era buildings. The wild and remote east coast offers photographers…

waterfalls-of-tignes-les-brevieres Mar 24

Steller Stories: Photographing Tignes Les Brevieres

Steller Stories is a free storytelling app which allows you to create video and photography stories. With a sleek emphasis on design and usability, Seller Stories is an innovative and visual way to share your stories. This story is called Photographing Tignes Les Brevieres.   You can follow along with my Steller Stories using the…

Dylan Nardini's Winter' Stand Mar 22

Dylan Nardini: Photographer Interview

Continuing our series, Photographer Interviews, Nomads on the Road profiles photographers who share their insights, inspirations and know-how. Here, Dylan Nardini discusses his work and reveals the secrets of what makes a great landscape photograph. Dylan Nardini Photographer Interview The depth and thought behind Dylan’s work is clear, he creates beautiful images from the wild…

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A snapshot of Moûtiers, France

Not every day is a ski day in the French Alps, especially when you are as injury-prone as me. A few weeks ago, on a much needed day off, a group of us headed to the small commune of Moûtiers, for a spot of lunch and some sightseeing.  This photo essay is a bit of…

last-light-val-d-isere-french-alps-landscape-photography Feb 8

Steller Stories: Last Light in the French Alps

Steller Stories is a free storytelling app which allows you to create video and photography stories. With a sleek emphasis on design and usability, Seller Stories is an innovative and visual way to share your stories. This story is called Last light in the French Alps.   You can follow along with my Steller Stories…

Feb 2

7 quotes I love about winter and the mountains

I love winter and I love living in the mountains, whether that is in Fernie, British Columbia, the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the Southern Alps of New Zealand, the lofty peaks of England’s Lake District, or my current home in the French Alps. Here are 7 quotes I love about winter and the mountains. 

Jan 27

Candide Thovex – One of these days Parts I, II, III

Why not take a break and watch Candide Thovex throw down… Here are all three of his epic ‘One of these days’ segments. Enjoy.

Fernie Avalanche Control Jan 13

Triggered: Avalanche Control at Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort has a unique set of challenges, which a skilled team of avalanche technicians have to manage every day. Three-quarters of the terrain at Fernie Alpine Resort sits below five imposing headwalls and in avalanche paths. This excellent documentary showcases the avalanche control at Fernie Alpine Resort

fall-colours-in-fernie-british-columbia Jan 10

Pulse by Mike Olbinski

I’ve been following Mike Olbinski for a few years now and his storm chasing work is second to none. This black and white time lapse is incredible. Watch this video in as high a resolution as possible. This is Pulse by Mike Olbinski.  Pulse (4K) from Mike Olbinski on Vimeo.

Tignes Les Brevieres Jan 6

Why I’m struggling to photograph Tignes

I have moved to the French Alps for the winter and more specifically, Tignes Les Brevieres. Tignes is home to some of the best skiing in the French Alps, relatively snow-sure and also home to the Grande Motte glacier. It is a beautiful part of the world but why am I struggling to photograph Tignes? …

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Tolaga Bay – the wild and remote East Cape of New Zealand

The wharf at Tolaga Bay was once a thriving bustling pier, fishing boats, cruise ships and other vessels regularly docked at the bay. You can still see the railway tracks leading out into the bay.  The wharf at Tolaga Bay stretches 660 metres out into the South Pacific, but what was once a thriving pier…

fernie-backcountry-british-columbia Dec 6

Steller Stories: Fall in Fernie photo essay

Steller Stories is a free storytelling app which allows you to create video and photography stories. With a sleek emphasis on design and usability, Seller Stories is an innovative and visual way to share your stories. This story is a Fall in Fernie photo essay.   You can follow along with my Steller Stories using the link…