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The Joy of Solo Travel? Meeting Your Most Intimate Self

(Leave your question for Brandon here!) Dear Savvy Traveller: I’m not in a relationship and my friends don’t want to travel as much as I do, but I’m afraid I’ll be bored if I go alone. Convince me. -Lillian Phillips Dear Lillian, I’ll certainly try. ...
Peter Baumgarten Olympus landscape nature photographer

Peter Baumgarten, Landscape and Nature Photographer

If the night skies are clear, there’s a good chance Canadian nature photographer and Olympus Visionary Peter Baumgarten can be found in a quiet corner capturing images of the breathtaking celestial display. ...
Paul Morison Olympus Adventure Photographer

Paul Morrison, Adventure Photographer

Simcoe County and Burlington, Ontario are not exactly renowned for their downhill skiing. In fact, the closest slopes in Simcoe have a top elevation of barely 400 metres—yet somehow, one of Canada’s greatest ski photographers hails from these places, which are...
Jay Dickman Olympus Photographer

Jay Dickman: Photojournalist, Pultzer-Prize Winner

From U.S. presidents to Antarctic penguins, war zones to wonders of the world, Super Bowls to rock ‘n’ roll superstars. The portfolio of National Geographic photographer and Olympus Visionary Jay Dickman is a w...