Jesse Lim

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The Murmurations of Starlings

When starlings flock together, wheeling and darting through the sky in tight, fluid formations, we call it a murmuration. These murmurations can range from small groups of a few hundred starlings in a small ball, to undulating seas of millions of birds, blocking out the sun. I thought today would …

20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

Surreal landscapes around the world - Telegraph

The World's Most Bizarre Tourist Attractions

From the strange to the creepy to the gross, cities around the world have some bizarre tourist attractions.<p>Whether you have a love of all things odd or are looking for a break from everyday museums and monuments, these weird attractions are a must-see.<p>Check out some of the world's most bizarre …

Arctic's Hudson Bay Warming Rapidly, at Tipping Point

In one of the Arctic's "last holdouts," aquatic ecosystems are changing.<p><b>The Arctic has experienced some of Earth's first and greatest effects of climate change, but the icy lowlands around Hudson Bay have remained remarkably resistant to warming—until recently. A new study reports that, since the</b> …

The World's Most Beautiful Places In Photos

Lonely Planet has been guiding travelers to destinations across the globe for 40 years.<p>In celebration of those four decades, the company's travel experts handpicked images of the world's most beautiful places and compiled them into a book, <i>Lonely Planet's Beautiful World</i>.<p>Check out some of the …

West Papua: things are not getting 'better' for us

During the second world war, the Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels of West Papua famously came to the aid of Australian military personnel. Now it is the West Papuans that need Australia’s help<p>Ever since West Papua was annexed and colonised by Indonesia in 1969 through a referendum ironically called the Act of …

October 2013

Quick and Informative Intro to SLR Lenses for Beginners

The world of camera lenses can be a bit daunting when you first start out, and so a videographer and photographer have joined forces to put together …

The WildPhotos 2013 speakers and their finest photos – in pictures

Wildlife photography event WildPhotos is back at the Royal Geographic Society in London, with two days of workshops and lectures. Among the speakers are BBC presenter Chris Packham, and National Geographic editor-at-large Michael Nichols, who delivers the keynote speech. Below are a selection of …

Timelapse Photography of a Rare Night Sky

There is no surprise photographers have been drawn to capturing some of the natural phenomenons that occurs in the sky during the night hours such as …

7 Tips to Make You A Cooler Photographer

Everyone has seen “that photographer” at one time or another. He’s the guy rocking his camera around his neck, gazing around his surroundings in a …

10 Useful and Free Android Apps for Photographers

The smartphone is slowly becoming an invaluable tool for a photographer thanks to a growing number of photography apps that make use of its hardware …

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Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …