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It’s been a little while since we indulged in a picture post, just photos for pleasure, so to speak. As it’s Good Friday today, we’ve compiled a ‘Natural Landscapes of St Helena’ collection for Easter. The topography of St Helena

A CASE OF BAD WIND | Darrin Henry I’m sure St Helena must have been blown a few inches north; it’s been so blustery today! Swelly seas and gale force winds; that’s us at the moment. The blowy conditions I’m guessing was

Cyril Legg, 74, Farmer, Levelwood | Sharon Henry "I used to work in the flax mill sorting flax at Woody Ridge until I damaged my hand. It got chopped across the knuckles with a sickle, accidentally. After all these

WALKING THE CLIFFTOP TRAIL | Darrin Henry Sugar Loaf post box on St Helena sits atop a distinctive pyramid-like shape you can’t fail to notice. It’s a reliable reference point, like a chess piece quietly hiding in plain sight on the

[caption id="attachment_5138" align="alignnone" width="800"] Being given the eyeball by this little white tern during an early morning walk near the forest area of Napoleon's Tomb.Photographing white terns (gygis alba) on St Helena.[/caption] HOW TO SHOOT WHITE TERNS | Darrin Henry White terns,

[caption id="attachment_5098" align="alignnone" width="800"] Fantastic display of lightning off the coast of St Helena Island. Taken from Alarm Forest; Jacob's Ladder (string of lights) to lower right, the single bright light on the ridge is in Half Tree Hollow. Picture

BATTLE FOR THE NATIONAL PARK | Darrin Henry Machete wielding men have been stalking the cloud forest slopes of St Helena’s central peaks for the last 20 years, hacking and digging out the New Zealand flax that has choked the landscape

[caption id="attachment_4818" align="alignnone" width="800"] A street vendor in Thailand selling freshly squeezed orange juice had his fruit already cut in half and ready for thirsty customers. The rich colour was too tempting in the midday sun and the knife blade

12 BLOOMING MARVELLOUS PICTURES | Darrin Henry Temperatures are dropping, long sleeve fleeces are everywhere and the wind is trying to take the roof off – it’s August on St Helena, need I say more? Tropical winter is here and it’s