News Stories

News Stories

One of my roles at The Reykjavík Grapevine was to select news stories from Icelandic-language publications, and create English language versions of the content for an international online audience. No Way, Kanye! West Reykjavík Rejects Rapper Statue Iceland Tops...
Culture Features

Culture Features

My writing role at The Reykjavík Grapevine covered a wide range of creative areas, including music, visual arts, dance, cinema and traditional Icelandic culture. Links to examples are given below. I have also had pieces published in The Iceland Monitor, (example...
Travel Features

Travel Features

TRAVEL GUIDES Fodor’s Essential Iceland My most recent commission was to update two chapters of this highly-regarded travel guide, including authoring several new sections. I was able to draw on my extensive experience of living, working and travelling in...
Photojournalism

Photojournalism

The Reykjavík Grapevine’s “Life In Pictures” feature required a story to be told on a single tabloid page, using only images, captions and a brief introduction. I shot a series of these focusing on a day in the life of modern Icelandic heroes, including: a search and...
BBC 6 Music at The Camden Crawl

BBC 6 Music at The Camden Crawl

In 2009, BBC 6 Music formed a partnership with London festival The Camden Crawl. For years the Camden Crawl organisers had tried unsuccessfully to persuade local legends Madness to play their festival. So I came up with a novel approach—The Madness World Tour of...