Sunrise Photography Without The Sun

The Patience Of A Saint (Photographer) | Sharon Henry We know the drill – alarm, teeth, clothes, flask, gear, car, go – smooth as a black ops team headed out before first light.  Camera? Check. Tripod? Check. Biscuits? Check. Kindle (seriously)? Check.  It’s all about routine and stealth, and we don’t want to wake the…

Magic In The Mist: The St Helena Cloud Forest

BATTLE FOR THE NATIONAL PARK | Darrin Henry Machete wielding men have been stalking the upper 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 for decades. Replacing the sea of fluttering flax fingers are thousands and thousands of carefully…

The St Helena Flower Show Runs All Year

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 not much fun. Flowers Month By Month On St Helena We know what to…

Flagstaff Post Box Walk, St Helena

THE EASY-PEASY HIKE ON ST HELENA As hiking on St Helena goes, the Flagstaff post box is hardly expedition grade stuff; mountain boots or sustenance backpacks not necessary for what is essentially a scenic trail that begins on Deadwood Plain. At the same time, this should be on everyone’s list of outdoor activities if they…