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The Lodestars Team

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editorial & creative director
Liz Schaffer

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contributing editor & website manager
Jen Harrison Bunning

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Copy Editors
Sarah Kelleher & Angela Terrell

Designer
Thomas Harrison

Sub Editor
Miranda Keymer


Contributing Writers

Ruth Allen, Ellen Alpsten, Sarah Baxter, Kate Bitner, Alexander Blandford, Will Bolsover, Libby Borton, Jen Broadbent, Avril Cadden, James Colley, Shannon Connellan, Charlotte Cox,  Kieran Creevy, Cindy-Lou Dale,  Abi Dare, Bridget Davis, Danielle Demetriou, Mikaela Dery, Emma Douty, Yvette Edwards, Hallam Fulcher, Amy Gerrish, Jess Kate Glass, Tom Goble, Lisa Goldberg, Monica R. Goya, Sayali Goyal Alexandra Gradeen, Matthew Grant, Graeme Green, David Warren Grunner, Jen Harrison Bunning,  Matt Hayes, Amy Henderson, Ed Henry, Colin Ho, Eleanor Hollington, Isabelle Hopewell, Lucy Howard Taylor, Marianna Hunt, Anastasija Jevtovic, Jim Johnston, Raphael Kabo, Sarah Kelleher, Milly Kenny-Ryder, Carol Knott, Will Kostakis, Meg Lambert,  Cameron Zeyd Lange, Francois Le Bled, Jessica Lim, Marina Malthouse, Emil Martin, Kate McAuley, Joe Minohane, Surbhi Mittal, Christa Morea, Maori Murota, Claire Nelson, Jane K. Nielsen, Maggie Nugent, Shaun Pett, Marina Pliatsikas, Nardia Plumridge, Carli Ratcliff, Tammie Raven, Betty Reid, Dan Richards, Jonathan Seidler, Liz Schaffer, Emma Stewart, Martha Stokes, Angela Terrell, Kieren Toscan, Lise Ulrich, Julian van der Zee, Bonnie Waycott, Kate Wickers, Jennifer Williams, Harry Winter,  Adam Woodward, Emile Woolf


Contributing Photographers

Dan Annett, Yuri Andries, Sarah Arnould Leila Ashtari, Arturo Bamboo, Lisa Benson, Tom Bland, Simon Bray, Tom Bunning, Elias Carlsson, Joel Clifton, Michael Cook, Tag Christof, Ceri Davies,  Jorge Luis Dieguez, Sebastien Dubois-Didcock, Robin Forster, Mary Gaudin, Orlando Gili, Claudia Guariglia, Tobias Hägg, Thomas Harrison, Nick Herrmann, Yuji Hirai,  Tanya Houghton, Sara Jaconelli, Gabriel Kenny-Ryder, Nadir Khan, Tania Malkin, Owen Richards, Ruggero Maramotti, Michael Marquand, Frederick McDonald, Annapurna Mellor, Gary D. Miller, Lara Miller, Robyn Mundy, Louise Nordström Pettersson, Diana Pappas, Matt Porter, Tom Price, Laura Reid, Evi Ritter, Joel Robison, Nic Rue, Greta Rybus, Kumiko Saotome, Liz Seabrook, Hannah Sheffield, Michael Sheridan, Shunsuke Shiinoki, Hal Shinnie, Georgina Skinner, Renae Smith, Beth Squire, Tina Stafrén, Lisa Young, Marioly Vazquez, Cat Vinton, Jake Weisz, Virginia Woods-Jack


Contributing Illustrators

Ruth Allen, Phoebe Atkey, Maya Beus, Sam Caldwell, Piera Cirefice, Catherine Cordasco, Sibel Ekemem, Emily Fernando, Rachel Gale, Ana Gil, Beth-Emily Gregory, Maya Hanisch, Sarah Hankinson, Daisy Hardman, Thomas Harrison, Joanna Hobbs, Amer Ismail, Nina Jorg, Saara Karppinen, Ben Langworthy, Paolo Lim, Marina Marcolin, Fran Murphy, Michaela Ponton, Liz Rowland, Sarah Strickland, Harry Sussams, Alice Tye, Xi Wang, Flora Waycott, Astrid Weguelin, Belinda Xia


Contributor Profiles

This area of the site is a work in progress. If you are a contributor and would like to add your profile, please contact Liz: liz@lodestarsanthology.co.uk

  SIMON BRAY   Simon Bray is a Manchester based artist, who develops projects exploring place, through photography, text and sound, investigating our connection to place and its influence on our personal identity. Simon's work has been shown at The Southbank Centre, MIF, The Whitworth, Open Eye Gallery, Brewery Arts Kendal, Oriel Colwyn and shown on BBC Breakfast TV. As well as  Lodestars , his work has been published by  The Guardian ,  BBC In Pictures ,  The Telegraph Magazine ,  Rakesprogress  and  Positive News . Simon works as a commercial and editorial photographer for a variety of local and national clients. Simon is also a creative producer, and recently worked with Martin Parr on his latest commission for Manchester Art Gallery.   www.simonbray.co.uk  Instagram | Twitter @simonbray

SIMON BRAY

Simon Bray is a Manchester based artist, who develops projects exploring place, through photography, text and sound, investigating our connection to place and its influence on our personal identity. Simon's work has been shown at The Southbank Centre, MIF, The Whitworth, Open Eye Gallery, Brewery Arts Kendal, Oriel Colwyn and shown on BBC Breakfast TV. As well as Lodestars, his work has been published by The Guardian, BBC In Pictures, The Telegraph Magazine, Rakesprogress and Positive News. Simon works as a commercial and editorial photographer for a variety of local and national clients. Simon is also a creative producer, and recently worked with Martin Parr on his latest commission for Manchester Art Gallery.

www.simonbray.co.uk
Instagram | Twitter @simonbray

  DANIELLE DEMETRIOU   Seduced by springtime cherry blossoms, Japanese minimalism and sushi on tap, British writer Danielle Demetriou swapped London for Tokyo in 2007, following close to a decade working on national newspapers. She is a correspondent for the  Daily Telegraph  and writes design, travel and lifestyle stories for international magazines.   www.danielledemetriou.com  Instagram @danielleinjapan

DANIELLE DEMETRIOU

Seduced by springtime cherry blossoms, Japanese minimalism and sushi on tap, British writer Danielle Demetriou swapped London for Tokyo in 2007, following close to a decade working on national newspapers. She is a correspondent for the Daily Telegraph and writes design, travel and lifestyle stories for international magazines.

www.danielledemetriou.com
Instagram @danielleinjapan

  SEBASTIEN DUBOIS-DIDCOCK   Raised in kitchens & restaurants, Sébastien’s innate understanding of the industry runs deep. His passion for food philosophies and cultures around the dinner table intensified after morphing his love for the culinary industry with his fervour for the visual medium.  Particularly interested in the ways food shapes identities and cultures, culinary photography became a medium through which he was able to translate his unique perspectives, as well as tell the stories of industry professionals.   www.duboisdidcock.com  Instagram @sduboisd

SEBASTIEN DUBOIS-DIDCOCK

Raised in kitchens & restaurants, Sébastien’s innate understanding of the industry runs deep. His passion for food philosophies and cultures around the dinner table intensified after morphing his love for the culinary industry with his fervour for the visual medium.

Particularly interested in the ways food shapes identities and cultures, culinary photography became a medium through which he was able to translate his unique perspectives, as well as tell the stories of industry professionals.

www.duboisdidcock.com
Instagram @sduboisd

  NADIR KHAN   Nadir is an adventure sports, lifestyle and travel photographer based in Scotland, his work is as diverse as it is beautiful. From ice climbers on the frozen North faces of Scotland’s highest mountains, to the weathered and wise faces of sadhus on the sun-kissed banks of the Ganges, Nadir’s work enthrals, captivates and transports the viewer into another realm. His work has been published worldwide and his first book  Extreme Scotland  is available on Amazon   www.nadirkhan.co.uk   Instagram | Facebook @nadirkhanphotography

NADIR KHAN

Nadir is an adventure sports, lifestyle and travel photographer based in Scotland, his work is as diverse as it is beautiful. From ice climbers on the frozen North faces of Scotland’s highest mountains, to the weathered and wise faces of sadhus on the sun-kissed banks of the Ganges, Nadir’s work enthrals, captivates and transports the viewer into another realm. His work has been published worldwide and his first book Extreme Scotland is available on Amazon

www.nadirkhan.co.uk

Instagram | Facebook @nadirkhanphotography

  DAN RICHARDS   Dan Richards writes about culture and travel. His fourth book,  Outpost  (Canongate, April 2019) explores far flung shelters, beacons and eyries. Questions of why the ends of the Earth so fascinate and enrapture mankind — how the deep-rooted need to explore wild places and experience isolation manifest — lie at  Outpost 's heart. As well as the Arctic Ghost town of Pyramiden, Dan sets off to visit Cairngorm bothies, French lighthouses, Japanese mountain temples, Icelandic  sæluhús , fire lookout belvederes in Washington State, Shedboatsheds in Denmark, Martian pods in Utah, and brutalist Swiss tree-houses for answers and adventures.  Instagram | Twitter @Dan_Zep

DAN RICHARDS

Dan Richards writes about culture and travel. His fourth book, Outpost (Canongate, April 2019) explores far flung shelters, beacons and eyries. Questions of why the ends of the Earth so fascinate and enrapture mankind — how the deep-rooted need to explore wild places and experience isolation manifest — lie at Outpost's heart. As well as the Arctic Ghost town of Pyramiden, Dan sets off to visit Cairngorm bothies, French lighthouses, Japanese mountain temples, Icelandic sæluhús, fire lookout belvederes in Washington State, Shedboatsheds in Denmark, Martian pods in Utah, and brutalist Swiss tree-houses for answers and adventures.

Instagram | Twitter @Dan_Zep

  MATT HAYES   Matt is a writer from New Zealand.   www.matthayeswrites.com

MATT HAYES

Matt is a writer from New Zealand.

www.matthayeswrites.com

  MICHAEL YING   Michael is a photographer from Tokyo   www.mikeying.co   Instagram @mikeying_

MICHAEL YING

Michael is a photographer from Tokyo

www.mikeying.co

Instagram @mikeying_

  TOM BUNNING   Tom is a British commercial photographer specialising in portraiture, fashion, advertising and documentary work. Tom’s studio is in London but he works all over the world for a wide range of clients and his work regularly appears in print and online.  Tom has a strong affinity for British heritage and he enjoys shooting on location, bringing a sense of our cultural landscape to his work.  Recent clients include: Abbey Road Studios, Anya Hindmarch,  Audi Magazine , Bentley, David Beckham, Diageo, E. Tautz,  Gentleman’s Journal , The House of St Barnabas, Landmark Trust, Levi’s, Le Chameau,  Lodestars Anthology , Lowepro, Lord’s Cricket Club, Nike, Patrick Grant, Rolls-Royce, Saatchi & Saatchi, Shelter, Swarovski, Tag Creative, The Grange Estate, Universal Music,  Vice Magazine , Victoria’s Secrets, Virgin Media, XIX Management   www.tombunning.com  Instagram @tombunning

TOM BUNNING

Tom is a British commercial photographer specialising in portraiture, fashion, advertising and documentary work. Tom’s studio is in London but he works all over the world for a wide range of clients and his work regularly appears in print and online.

Tom has a strong affinity for British heritage and he enjoys shooting on location, bringing a sense of our cultural landscape to his work.

Recent clients include: Abbey Road Studios, Anya Hindmarch, Audi Magazine, Bentley, David Beckham, Diageo, E. Tautz, Gentleman’s Journal, The House of St Barnabas, Landmark Trust, Levi’s, Le Chameau, Lodestars Anthology, Lowepro, Lord’s Cricket Club, Nike, Patrick Grant, Rolls-Royce, Saatchi & Saatchi, Shelter, Swarovski, Tag Creative, The Grange Estate, Universal Music, Vice Magazine, Victoria’s Secrets, Virgin Media, XIX Management

www.tombunning.com
Instagram @tombunning

  SAYALI GOYAL   Sayali is a cultural curator and founder of an independent culture travel magazine from India. Her passion for textile crafts and visual documentation has made her travel over 14 counties in the last couple of years and engage with the creative community and collaborate on many interesting projects.   www.cocoaandjasmine.com   Instagram @cocoaandjasmine

SAYALI GOYAL

Sayali is a cultural curator and founder of an independent culture travel magazine from India. Her passion for textile crafts and visual documentation has made her travel over 14 counties in the last couple of years and engage with the creative community and collaborate on many interesting projects.

www.cocoaandjasmine.com

Instagram @cocoaandjasmine

  BEN LANGWORTHY   Ben Langworthy is an award winning artist and illustrator based in London. Utilising traditional techniques, his drawings have a strong sense of narrative. Through his work he explores ideas of everyday adventure with whimsical and often humorous look at the world.  Ben works with a wide variety of clients, ranging from festivals to independent journals and record labels. He also produces a range of cards, prints and accessories.   www.benlangworthy.com   Instagram @benlangworthyillustration

BEN LANGWORTHY

Ben Langworthy is an award winning artist and illustrator based in London. Utilising traditional techniques, his drawings have a strong sense of narrative. Through his work he explores ideas of everyday adventure with whimsical and often humorous look at the world.

Ben works with a wide variety of clients, ranging from festivals to independent journals and record labels. He also produces a range of cards, prints and accessories.

www.benlangworthy.com

Instagram @benlangworthyillustration

  EVI RITTER   Evi Ritter is an Austrian editorial travel and lifestyle photographer and writer. She has lived in Zurich, Paris, Los Angeles and Germany before resettling in Sweden. She is an avid wanderer and wonderer. Through her photography you see her love of life’s simple pleasures and her love of the outdoors. She loves spending time with her family at the sea and exploring new places.   www.eviritter.com  Instagram @eviritter

EVI RITTER

Evi Ritter is an Austrian editorial travel and lifestyle photographer and writer. She has lived in Zurich, Paris, Los Angeles and Germany before resettling in Sweden. She is an avid wanderer and wonderer. Through her photography you see her love of life’s simple pleasures and her love of the outdoors. She loves spending time with her family at the sea and exploring new places.

www.eviritter.com
Instagram @eviritter

  LAURA REID   Laura Reid is a lifestyle photography based in Sydney, Australia. She loves nothing better than chasing the natural light at the beginning or the end of the day. Travel photography is her true passion but, when not overseas, she is happiest photographing at one of Sydney’s beaches.   www.laurareidphotography.com  Instagram @laurareidphoto

LAURA REID

Laura Reid is a lifestyle photography based in Sydney, Australia. She loves nothing better than chasing the natural light at the beginning or the end of the day. Travel photography is her true passion but, when not overseas, she is happiest photographing at one of Sydney’s beaches.

www.laurareidphotography.com
Instagram @laurareidphoto

  ROBIN FORSTER   Robin Forster has 20 years experience as an art and commercial photographer, shooting as far afield as Kazakhstan, Australia and the USA as well as his home country of England. Specialising in architecture, landscapes and portraiture with a bias to project based commissions. The reward is making the ordinary extraordinary from a visual perspective.   robinforsterphotography.com  Instagram @robinforsterphotograpy

ROBIN FORSTER

Robin Forster has 20 years experience as an art and commercial photographer, shooting as far afield as Kazakhstan, Australia and the USA as well as his home country of England. Specialising in architecture, landscapes and portraiture with a bias to project based commissions. The reward is making the ordinary extraordinary from a visual perspective.

robinforsterphotography.com
Instagram @robinforsterphotograpy

  ABI DARE   Abi is a writer and photographer based in Bristol, England. She has had a passion for travel ever since her parents took her inter-railing around Europe as a toddler, and she worked as deputy editor for a travel website before embarking on her freelance career. She has a particular interest in Scandinavia, which she first visited on a school exchange at the age of 14; Spain, France, Italy and Portugal, where she has spent a lot of time over the years (including stints living in Paris and Barcelona); and Canada, where she has family ties. Abi also runs design, travel and lifestyle blog These Four Walls, where she shares the spaces she loves, the places she visits, the things that catch her eye and the people she meets, always with a focus on simple, relaxed living.   www.thesefourwallsblog.com  Instagram @thesefourwallsblog

ABI DARE

Abi is a writer and photographer based in Bristol, England. She has had a passion for travel ever since her parents took her inter-railing around Europe as a toddler, and she worked as deputy editor for a travel website before embarking on her freelance career. She has a particular interest in Scandinavia, which she first visited on a school exchange at the age of 14; Spain, France, Italy and Portugal, where she has spent a lot of time over the years (including stints living in Paris and Barcelona); and Canada, where she has family ties. Abi also runs design, travel and lifestyle blog These Four Walls, where she shares the spaces she loves, the places she visits, the things that catch her eye and the people she meets, always with a focus on simple, relaxed living.

www.thesefourwallsblog.com
Instagram @thesefourwallsblog

  PIERA CIREFICE   Piera Cirefice is an Irish illustrator, based in the UK. The beauty of the outdoors fuels her work, with travel reportage at the heart of her practice. Using traditional methods like watercolour and referencing cartography she aims to document the landscape: the flora and fauna, as well as the tales tied to that land, all with an underlying emphasis on ecological concerns.   www.pieracirefice.co.uk   Instagram | Facebook @pieracireficeillustration

PIERA CIREFICE

Piera Cirefice is an Irish illustrator, based in the UK. The beauty of the outdoors fuels her work, with travel reportage at the heart of her practice. Using traditional methods like watercolour and referencing cartography she aims to document the landscape: the flora and fauna, as well as the tales tied to that land, all with an underlying emphasis on ecological concerns.

www.pieracirefice.co.uk

Instagram | Facebook @pieracireficeillustration

  OWEN RICHARDS   Owen Richards is a photographer based in the UK. He has worked with a variety of clients including shooting details of Abbey Road studios for Google, spending a night at New Covent Garden market for A + B studio and making portraits for a range of publications including the  Financial Times  and  The Guardian . When not making portraits he can be found making landscapes in exotic locations such as Japan, America and Sheffield.   www.owenrichards.co.uk  Instagram @owenrichards

OWEN RICHARDS

Owen Richards is a photographer based in the UK. He has worked with a variety of clients including shooting details of Abbey Road studios for Google, spending a night at New Covent Garden market for A + B studio and making portraits for a range of publications including the Financial Times and The Guardian. When not making portraits he can be found making landscapes in exotic locations such as Japan, America and Sheffield.

www.owenrichards.co.uk
Instagram @owenrichards

 Ana Gil is an illustrator from the world currently based in Lisbon, Portugal.  She focuses her work towards sketching her daily life. She is a poetry lover, a travel passionate and a food enthusiast!   www.anagillustrations.com  Instagram @anagillustration

Ana Gil is an illustrator from the world currently based in Lisbon, Portugal.

She focuses her work towards sketching her daily life. She is a poetry lover, a travel passionate and a food enthusiast!

www.anagillustrations.com Instagram @anagillustration

  MATT PORTER   A Yorkshireman living in London. Matt can often be found exploring his city (and beyond). He takes inspiration from different environments to develop his writing, photography and creative work.  Instagram @matt_t_porter

MATT PORTER

A Yorkshireman living in London. Matt can often be found exploring his city (and beyond). He takes inspiration from different environments to develop his writing, photography and creative work.

Instagram @matt_t_porter

  MARIANNA HUNT   Marianna is a journalist writing about everything from Victor Hugo's sex life to Soviet football. Spot her in her natural habitat, the coffee shop, surrounded by scribbled notepads and the smell of fresh ink.  Instagram @marianna.w.hunt | Twitter @Mariannahunt5

MARIANNA HUNT

Marianna is a journalist writing about everything from Victor Hugo's sex life to Soviet football. Spot her in her natural habitat, the coffee shop, surrounded by scribbled notepads and the smell of fresh ink.

Instagram @marianna.w.hunt | Twitter @Mariannahunt5

  MICHAEL MARQUAND   Michael is a freelance photographer from Seattle, Washington, living and working in Brooklyn, New York. His photographs are defined by graphic compositions, natural daylight, and a strong use of color, with a body of work that includes a strong focus on travel, people, interiors culture and food. His work has been published in  Conde Nast Traveler ,  Bon Appetit ,  Lonely Planet ,  Wine Spectator ,  Sweet Paul ,  Vanity Fair ,  Sidetracked ,  Suitcase   magazine , and  l'officiel voyage  among others.   www.marquandphoto.com  Instagram @marquandphoto

MICHAEL MARQUAND

Michael is a freelance photographer from Seattle, Washington, living and working in Brooklyn, New York. His photographs are defined by graphic compositions, natural daylight, and a strong use of color, with a body of work that includes a strong focus on travel, people, interiors culture and food. His work has been published in Conde Nast Traveler, Bon Appetit, Lonely Planet, Wine Spectator, Sweet Paul, Vanity Fair, Sidetracked, Suitcase magazine, and l'officiel voyage among others.

www.marquandphoto.com
Instagram @marquandphoto

  CINDY-LOU DALE   As a professional writer, photographer and editor Cindy creates non-fiction for numerous publications around the world. She works closely with international titles in her specialist genres of high-end travel, luxury motoring and affluent lifestyles.  South African born and bred, Cindy-Lou works from her base in south-east England, and regularly travels on assignment to far-flung destinations, gathering information, experiences and taking photographs used in her articles.   w  ww.cindyloudale.com   Facebook CindyLouDaleUK Instagram | Twitter CindyLouDale

CINDY-LOU DALE

As a professional writer, photographer and editor Cindy creates non-fiction for numerous publications around the world. She works closely with international titles in her specialist genres of high-end travel, luxury motoring and affluent lifestyles.

South African born and bred, Cindy-Lou works from her base in south-east England, and regularly travels on assignment to far-flung destinations, gathering information, experiences and taking photographs used in her articles.

www.cindyloudale.com

Facebook CindyLouDaleUK
Instagram | Twitter CindyLouDale

  GABRIEL KENNY-RYDER   Gabriel Kenny-Ryder is a London-based visual artist and the photographer behind the  Weekend Journals  concept travel books, sincerely photographing beautiful and stylish places to visit with interesting stories that deserve to be shared. Gabriel recently received an MA in Contemporary Art Practice from the Royal College of Art.    www.gabrielkennyryder.com   Instagram @gkennyryder

GABRIEL KENNY-RYDER

Gabriel Kenny-Ryder is a London-based visual artist and the photographer behind the Weekend Journals concept travel books, sincerely photographing beautiful and stylish places to visit with interesting stories that deserve to be shared. Gabriel recently received an MA in Contemporary Art Practice from the Royal College of Art.

www.gabrielkennyryder.com

Instagram @gkennyryder

  JOE MINIHANE   Joe Minihane is a travel journalist and author based in Brighton. His debut memoir,  Floating , was released in 2017. Retracing Roger Deakin's wild swimming classic  Waterlog  in a bid to conquer anxiety, Robert Macfarlane called it 'lovely, lively and passionate', with  The Observer  dubbing it 'a transformational emotional journey'. His writing on destinations including Kenya, Japan and Costa Rica has appeared in  The Sunday Times ,  The Guardian ,  Lonely Planet ,  Rough Guides  and  CNN .  Instagram | Twitter @joeminihane

JOE MINIHANE

Joe Minihane is a travel journalist and author based in Brighton. His debut memoir, Floating, was released in 2017. Retracing Roger Deakin's wild swimming classic Waterlog in a bid to conquer anxiety, Robert Macfarlane called it 'lovely, lively and passionate', with The Observer dubbing it 'a transformational emotional journey'. His writing on destinations including Kenya, Japan and Costa Rica has appeared in The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Lonely Planet, Rough Guides and CNN.

Instagram | Twitter @joeminihane

  MIRANDA SOFRONIOU   Miranda Sofroniou is an illustrator and artist from London, currently based in Melbourne, Australia. Drawing inspiration from her travels and natural surroundings she creates playful illustrations filled with bountiful flora using detailed brush strokes. Aiming to evoke a sense of exploration and wonder she creates whimsical, narrative worlds that invites the viewer inside.   www.mirandasofroniou.com  Instagram @miranda_illustration

MIRANDA SOFRONIOU

Miranda Sofroniou is an illustrator and artist from London, currently based in Melbourne, Australia. Drawing inspiration from her travels and natural surroundings she creates playful illustrations filled with bountiful flora using detailed brush strokes. Aiming to evoke a sense of exploration and wonder she creates whimsical, narrative worlds that invites the viewer inside.

www.mirandasofroniou.com
Instagram @miranda_illustration

  ALEXANDRA GRADEEN   Born and raised near the Rocky Mountains in Calgary, Canada, Alexandra's mission in life is to get lost in the most beautiful and awe-inspiring places in the world. With adventure calling her name, there is rarely a backpacking trip, ski tour, or adrenaline-based activity she will not embark upon! After two years spent travelling around New Zealand, South East Asia, and Canada, Alex has returned to Calgary to inspire the love of travel in others - before heading on her next big adventure.  Instagram @alexnicole92

ALEXANDRA GRADEEN

Born and raised near the Rocky Mountains in Calgary, Canada, Alexandra's mission in life is to get lost in the most beautiful and awe-inspiring places in the world. With adventure calling her name, there is rarely a backpacking trip, ski tour, or adrenaline-based activity she will not embark upon! After two years spent travelling around New Zealand, South East Asia, and Canada, Alex has returned to Calgary to inspire the love of travel in others - before heading on her next big adventure.

Instagram @alexnicole92

  JEN HARRISON BUNNING   Jen works full-time as the Publicity & Development Manager for the well-loved literary magazine  Slightly Foxed  specialising in branding, design and social media content. Outside of her day-job, she writes for  Lodestars , runs the website, creates visual and text content for several lifestyle brands, and works in collaboration with her husband, the acclaimed British photographer Tom Bunning on ongoing projects documenting English makers and growers:  Crafted , and  The Farmer’s Year .   www.furrowed.co.uk  @jenharrisonbunning

JEN HARRISON BUNNING

Jen works full-time as the Publicity & Development Manager for the well-loved literary magazine Slightly Foxed specialising in branding, design and social media content. Outside of her day-job, she writes for Lodestars, runs the website, creates visual and text content for several lifestyle brands, and works in collaboration with her husband, the acclaimed British photographer Tom Bunning on ongoing projects documenting English makers and growers: Crafted, and The Farmer’s Year.

www.furrowed.co.uk
@jenharrisonbunning