Joshua Tree National Park
Palm Desert is a one-hour drive from Joshua Tree National Park. I first heard of the place when U2 released the Joshua Tree album in the 1980s. The local tourist guides all recommended a visit, so we popped into our hybrid and set off, with plenty of water... [see more]
Hiroshima, Miyajima and Itsukushima
I wasn’t prepared for Hiroshima, which is historically appropriate. We’ve all seen the grainy footage, and the monochrome photos of the aftermath, but being there in person is much more profound. The landmarks and Peace Museum see to that... [see more]
Return to the Great Ridge
In May 2017, I returned to The Great Ridge, between Edale and Castleton. This time, it was a bit warmer, and I had a large bunch of photographer friends with me. And I didn’t bump into Ed Byrne at all.
We’d arrived with the intention of catching a decent sunset—which we did... [see more]