Posts tagged ‘travel’

At 360 Cities we are obsessed with photography.  We understand that travel is a crucial element in making photography happen and relevant to so many viewers.  Our friends at Make Travel Fair are obsessed with travel and they understand the value of excellent photography as well.

And what about the relationship between travel and writing?  It would be a mistake to overstate the truth of that saying about a picture being worth a thousand words, as the world would be a sadder place without the ability of writers to articulate what makes travel and destinations so interesting.  That’s why we are pleased to have friends who are so passionate about travel writing that they are sponsoring a competition, that has some excellent prizes…by the way…

One last thing to think about, if a picture is indeed worth a thousand words, how many words is a high resolution spherical panorama worth?

Our partner goes to some of the most interesting and untouched places on the planet and so do we.  Both John Gore and Jan Vrsinsky have visited and immortalized the Sani Pass, look at the panos

Sani Top Chalet in South Africa

Benita Wentzel has done an interesting piece on the tarring of the pass on whl’s excellent travel blog.  It’s definitely worth the read.