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Quit your job and become a travel photographer: meet Conor MacNeil

In Interviews by Claire

When I first met Conor MacNeill he was a web developer. Now, he’s just packed in the day job and turned nomadic photographer. I went to talk to ask him some questions about how his adventures had reached this point. Just before he hopped on a flight to Burma we …

ClaireQuit your job and become a travel photographer: meet Conor MacNeil
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Outbound: obsessions with sea stacks, snow rides and sharp bicycle bits

In Outbound by Claire

Sea Stacks are beautiful things, aren’t they? In this roundup of adventurey stuff from around the web I get sidetracked by stacks and strange rocky landscapes. I’m quickly concluding that rocks are more beautiful than I’ve ever thought. Then it was back to bikes and slow motion waves, as per …

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Outbound: San Fran seascapes, facing fears and on quitting your job to shoot the Northern Lights

In Outbound by Claire

When I first started talking about adventures and noticing an interest in the value in walking up hills, my friend Alvin sent me some words on the matter. I dug them out today, alongside a bunch of super beautiful images that made me want to go travelling across America, amongst …

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Outbound: wow, the world in photos and words

In Outbound by Claire

This weekend we had a bash at cycling from London to the west coast; 156 miles in total. I wanted to go and see a pier – a beautiful old Grade 1 pier that excites me no end. In the photos it looks stunning, always set against an emptiness of …

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Art Crank in London

In Interviews by Claire

Catch up on Art Crank. ‘The poster party for bike people’ UK organiser Chris Verbick grabbed a table in his studio to chat about the show in the US, bringing it to the UK and how he keeps it homely, community-driven and independent. And also pulling couches around the streets …

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Outbound: depression and running, trends in boob shape, and painfully stylish cycling videos

In Outbound by Claire

It’s two AM and I find myself organising a list of what largely consists of cycling videos. What’s great about all of them is how stylised they are. I find myself getting hung up on this more than anything. Mostly they’re all sleek and stunning, artsy little things, each interesting …

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Outbound: glass houses, outlawed jungles, and London illustration

In Outbound by Claire

These have been some amazing, beautiful and impossible-to-look-away-from videos put out in the last week or so. From high speed skating or cycling against the traffic on the way to the a Columbia/Panama jungle, or cycling the beautiful Hiroshima prefecture, the internet has it covered. Nearer to home, there’s also …

ClaireOutbound: glass houses, outlawed jungles, and London illustration