Parallel Worlds

[two pro travel journalists turn amateur bloggers]

Your guide to style guides

[intro by Narina Exelby / photograph Sanjay Arora, The WideAngle] Style guides. If you’re serious about writing and haven’t heard of ’em, or think we’re talking what to wear this … Continue reading

May 4, 2012 · 3 Comments

How to capture movement

[photograph © Jacques Marais, The WideAngle] Some of the most memorable moments from your travels probably involved one of the hardest things to capture on camera: movement. That man in … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

Writing: before you begin

[words Narina Exelby, photograph © Steve Davey, The WideAngle] Forgive me for stating the obvious, but sometimes it needs to be done: when you’re setting out to write a feature … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

What makes a good photograph?

  [photograph © Mark Edward Harris, The WideAngle]  “A good photograph is knowing where to stand” – Ansel Adams   Want to take better images? Click here for tips on how … Continue reading

February 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Eight golden rules for freelancers

[words by Narina Exelby / photograph © Mark Edward Harris, The WideAngle] Magazine Land has to be one of the most curious places on earth. Mystical to those who’ve never visited, … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · 3 Comments

Five apps every traveller should use

[words by Narina Exelby / photograph © Sergio Villalba, The WideAngle] The romantic in me dreams of travelling the world on a wing and a prayer. To be free. To get … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · 4 Comments

7 tips for photographing wildlife

[tips and photograph © Dale Morris / The WideAngle] How many times have you flipped through your images after an unforgettable dusk in the bush and felt pangs of disappointment: the … Continue reading

January 11, 2012 · 13 Comments

Tips for shooting portraits

[words and photograph by Mark Eveleigh] So often it’s the people you meet on your travels who define a country, place or experience – but shooting people can be really … Continue reading

December 7, 2011 · 11 Comments