Big Ben, London

Big Ben, London

  I came up to London very early one December morning to do some research on a story that I am doing for National Geographic. ¬†It was just before sunrise, in the blue hour, with the lights glowing along Westminster Bridge and on the clock face of Big Ben. I had...
Pirates of the Caribbean

Pirates of the Caribbean

  Looking like an 18th century etching, the overgrown palms of this long abandoned ¬†coconut plantation gives an elegiac feel to this stretch of black sand beach on Londonderry Bay, in Dominica. I really liked this bay and its lonely beach and was intrigued by the...