IMG 0039b W960 H600

Friday Photo: Amazon from above


This was my first view of the Amazon and it didn’t disappoint. I don’t deny many of the negative headlines of deforestation and biodiversity loss, but I can happily report that a lot of it is still there, alive and kicking, because we were flying over it for several hours. It looks pretty serene and tranquil from the sky, savor that, because it’s a bit more gnarly when you live in it.


  • The plant explorers of Kew Gardens

    Kew has more scientists working behind the scenes than it does horticultural staff, and here’s a taster of what they do…

    Read More →  

Sign up to receive one email a month with the best bits from the blog..Newsletter


Related Posts:

  1. Colchester Photographer
    Colchester Photographer01-12-2012

    Wow.. Wasn’t concerned about visiting in the rain season then!? Amazon is a great place to visit! and looks great from above! enjoy your time there and keep up the photos!

Leave a Reply

Widget not in any sidebars