From the archives | Cyclone Sidr

In 2007 I was caught in Bangladesh during Cyclone Sidr. After the storm passed I covered the wreckage and recovery. Here’s a web post from that time plus a radio documentary I produced. The photo features me shooting video of an aid worker in a very leaky boat....

Let Greece go

A different view on Greek debt woes I nternationally known investor and author James Rogers says the melodrama over the Greek debt should stop and that bankruptcy isn’t the worst option. In fact, he muses that it might be the only way forward. And anyway, the...

Between Italy and Croatia

… from the ship We’re somewhere on the Adriatic Sea – can’t see land, of course, so have no sense of exactly where we are. It is an absolute zoo on this boat bound for Venice. With the airlines out-of-action everyone is scrambling for any way...

First Athos media pack

… putting it all together O ne of the reasons for going to Mount Athos is to get story material for various media outlets. In the past that meant getting enough detail and colour to write a good print piece. Then it meant taking good photos to go with the copy....