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Baby grey whale seeks the human touch, Baja Mexico

Baby grey whale seeks the human touch, Baja Mexico

There is nothing – absolutely nothing – more humbling than a really close encounter with a whale. When they look straight at you from very close range, you feel your soul stripped bare somehow; their gaze is enough to capture and dominate, and to show us what is really important in life. But when they ... Read More
Leaping Gentoo penguin on Carcass Is, the Falklands

Leaping Gentoo penguin on Carcass Is, the Falklands

No doubt about it, penguins are the most endearing of creatures. Comical in the extreme, their antics have caused me to laugh out loud on more remote Antarctic and sub-Antarctic beaches than I can count. I was excited to be returning to the Falkland Islands for a fourth time, keen to watch once again the ... Read More
Surreal Mt Fuji apearance, Japan

Surreal Mt Fuji apearance, Japan

Mt Fujisan, a most sacred spot to the Japanese, and the stuff that legends are made of. They say that when Mt Fuji emerges from beneath the almost ever-present clouds and mist and chooses to reveal itself to you, then good luck will come your way. Staying on Lake Kawaguchiko ... Read More