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23 March

David Griffin at TED on How Photography Connects Us

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A quick post today to share with you a great video from a TED talk by David Griffin, former Director of Photography, at National Geographic. It’s a few years old now but it’s well worth your time to watch, in case you missed it the first time around. From TED: “The photo director for National […]

12 March

Striking Video Footage of Japan Earthquake & Tsunami

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I, like many others, are shocked and saddened by the events that have occurred in Japan over the past 36 hours. I lived in Japan for a year and feel desperately sad for the Japanese people and those affected by the recent earthquake and subsequent tsunami. Some of the footage that has come out of […]

3 March

Live the Language…Beijing

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Quick post today. As Beijing is my Chinese adopted hometown, I couldn’t resist posting this video when I came across it. ‘Live the Language’ seems to be a new series of advertisements for English First, a language training school. I like the feel to these videos and suspect that they have been shot on a […]

26 February

Shuttle Launch Witnessed from Commercial Airliner

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GE_USPTmYXMVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Space Shuttle Launch: Viewed From an Airplane (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GE_USPTmYXM) Continuing along the aerial viewpoint theme from yesterday, I thought this video was a fitting follow-up to the somewhat depressing image of pollution hanging over Beijing, taken from one of NASA’s satellites. It also connects nicely in the NASA […]

21 February

First Ever Aerial Footage of Uncontacted Amazon Tribe

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This is a really interesting video and one which deserves a few minutes of your time to watch. The footage in the video has been shot by BBC for a new series called ‘Human Planet’ and coincides with Survival International’s new campaign to protect some of the last untouched tribes in the world. The video […]

16 February

Starving North Korea Welcomes Kim Jong-Il’s Birthday

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“Starving North Korea Send out SOS for Food Aid” is one of the headlines that reads on the Daily Telegraph’s website this week. This week also marks the birthday of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Il. I have chosen to mark this day with a video that was released a few months ago on the […]

10 February

Video – Twilight Landing into LAX – from Cockpit

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[youtube width=”580″ height=”344″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayArp6cRv8A[/youtube] I saw this nice little video today titled “HD Twilight Landing at LAX (Cockpit View)” on YouTube. I thought I’d share it with you as it reminded me of this video that I made a couple of months ago during a flight from the US to China. I like this one because […]

12 October

Air Travel and “Sunrise over the North Pole”

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[vimeo width=”570″ height=”320″]https://vimeo.com/15759317[/vimeo] Regular visitors here may have noticed that I haven’t posted in a little while. Apologies for that. I have just returned from a 2-week trip to the US, taking part in speaking engagements at high schools and universities across the country. With the help of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, I’ve […]

20 September

New Multimedia Now Online – The Chinese Alligator: Species On The Brink

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[vimeo width=”570″ height=”320″]https://vimeo.com/15090041[/vimeo] I’m happy to announce that my new multimedia piece for the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting is now online. ‘The Chinese Alligator: Species on the Brink” is a look at the plight of China’s only crocodilian species and the effects of decades of wetlands reclamation on population numbers. By combining stills, video, interviews […]

23 June

Must Watch Documentary – Please Vote For Me

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[youtube width=”580″ height=”344″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gOiL6hN5mXg[/youtube] A couple of years ago, a friend of mine sent me a link. It was a link to a documentary that would give me a new insight into China, like I had never had before. Made in 2007, “Please Vote For Me” is a documentary by Chinese director Weijun Chen, following the […]