The following links I find myself useful, either for a general visit or while preparing for a trip in a particular region. Since photography is of utmost impartance during my travels (I would not leave home without a camera), I have also included some useful and/or inspirational links to photography websites.
If you find them no longer active: EMAIL me please?!
- www.explorenorth.com, The regions covered are Alaska, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, the Faroe Islands and the northern parts of the Russian Federation.
- www.ghosttowngallery.com, photo collection of more then 1300 pictures from 174 ghost towns and historic places in the United States.
- www.lostamerica.com, amazing night photography of the abandoned roadside in America's West.
- www.pbase.com, photo sharing and photo hosting web site.
- www.fwphotography.com, many, many links to all kinds of photography
- Photography by Ian Beatty
- Links at thirtythousandfeet.com
- Photography by Jim Oltersdorf
- TimeCatcher.com, powerful illustration of the beauty of this planet
- about Photo Exhibitions in the Netherlands
- www.jan_edward.blogspot.com (in Dutch & English)
- www.cysewski.comDue Up, by Shaun Lunt, fantastic photography by an Alaskan bush pilot
- www.arnyzona.com, let yourself be inspired by Arny Raedts' beautiful photography in the US
- Travel photography by Alex Sievers, the places he visited, the way he takes photographs and his website are all things I could wish for
- http://www.davidbaileyphotography.com/ David Bailey, an old master of photography and more
- Steve McCurry's Photography, no introduction needed.
- Steve Bloom, only superlatives are fitting for this photography
- www.magnumphotos.com, Photos of the Magnum Agency & Photographers
- www.EdwardvanHerk.com Edward returns from his travels with fascinating photo documentaries
- Photo.net, most wonderful display of inspiring photography
- Anthony Pond, an inspiration in travel photography
- www.photodigest.be for photo exhibitions and books
- www.andre.gilden.nl, website of André & Anita Gilden, wildlife and other photography
www.dpreview.com, the latest in digital photography and imaging news, reviews of the latest digital cameras and accessories, the most active discussion forums, a large selection of sample images.
- www.photographyreview.com, reviews of most photo equipment.
- B+H Photo and Video, I am a satisfied customer of this shop in New York City.
"Look, I'm not an intellectual - I just take pictures." - Helmut Newton