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Before the scholarship I had been making videos by my own and publishing them through my travel website, but after the scholarship my skills had improved, I had much more storytelling resources and also great material to show in my reel.
Follow Joshua's journey to the hill station town of Sapa in northern Vietnam where he captures the story of a social enterprise empowering ethnic minorities through responsible tourism.
Follow Felipe's journey as he travels to Japan with Canon Master Richard I'Anson, capturing everything from the neon lights of Tokyo to the temples of Kyoto
Follow Nainaa's outback adventure as she explores Australia's Red Center, then travels to Tropical North Queensland as a winner of the 2016 Travel Writing Scholarship.
Allison explores the two of Australia's 'Greats' - the Great Ocean Road and the Great Barrier Reef during her travels in Australia as a winner of the 2016 Travel Writing Scholarship.
Mahadev treks the vertical landscapes of Nepal, capturing local traditions and spirituality on his photographic assignment as the winner of the 2015 Travel Photography Scholarship.
Follow Coleman as he explores the Pacific coast of Colombia, connecting with locals and practicing his craft while making a documentary of the community run Choco Surf School.
Creating an emotional connection with your viewer is the key to great storytelling. Visual storyteller Gregg Bleakney from WhereNext explains, it’s all about thinking like Jason Bourne.
After cycling from Alaska to Argentina, Gregg landed in Bogota where his love for film, photography & storytelling led him to starting up his own visual storytelling agency. We caught up with Gregg to learn more about what it takes to become a great visual storyteller.
Benjamin directs and produces heartfelt stories in film for charities and commercial clients. Before co-founding his production company, Benjamin was a BBC documentary producer at Radio 4 and the World Service. We have a chat with Benjamin to uncover his experiences in telling great stories.
Getting a great interview from your subjects on film is hard. Many people freeze as soon as the “recording” light comes on. Visual storyteller Benjamin Chesterton, from production company Duckrabbit, shows you how to get your subject to relax and tell a great story.
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