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 my...
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...