A Road less travelled

David’s personal blog

Photography Tips, Travel Recommendations, Photos, Interviews, and the occasional words of wisdom you stumble across on a road less travelled

 

“All journey’s have secret

destinations of which the

traveller setting out

is unaware."

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Category Archives: Travel Tips

A few pics for The Sheraton, and Marriott Resort in Fiji

I’ve just done three days of shooting for The Sheraton and Marriott in Fiji, before heading off on a seven day assignment for South Sea Cruises, and I thought I’d start with a few editorial-style photos before going to my regular tourism fare (the editorial pics tend to be the ones that have been given...

PACIFIC RESORT COOK ISLANDS PREVIEW

I’m just wrapping up my third assignment for The Pacific Resort Group in the Cook Islands, having now shot four of its premier properties on Rarotonga and Aitutaki. The brief was largely to highlight The Pacific Resort’s appeal in terms of its vicinity to Muri Lagoon, and the friendliness of the staff (which, given Aunties...

PRODUCTION BEGINS ON COFFEE TABLE BOOK FOR THE COOK ISLANDS

No sooner have we finished printing our coffee table book on Papua New Guinea (due to hit port any minute), than a request comes in to print a similar book on the Cook Islands. And, I’m delighted. It’s one of my strongest destination galleries, and I think it will be a particularly popular publication. Interestingly,...

NEW PNG BOOK ABOUT TO HIT THE SHELVES

My latest book on Papua New Guinea is about to hit the shelves, with advanced copies having just arrived. The book has been six months in the making (though two decades of photography), with the production, the wheeling-and-dealing to pre-sell 3,000 copies, the printing out of Singapore and the shipping. But it’s finally done, due...

As good as it gets – Aitutaki, Cook Islands

Having endured 10 straight days of rain and overcast conditions during a back-to-back resort shoot on Rarotonga, the gods obviously decided I’d served my penance (the list is long) and followed-up with five days of exceptional conditions for a destination shoot of Aitutaki and the remote island of Atiu for the Cook Islands Tourism Corporation....

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