This weekend, I tested my dream lens. The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR. It’s a lens that all bird, wildlife and sports photographers covet. For me, I hired it for a weekend’s cricket photography. The 600mm VR is quite unlike anything I’ve ever used before. The lens, in its case, is big, heavy and it […]
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About James Davis
James’s passion for travel has lead him to all four comers of the world in pursuit of cultural encounters, geophysical beauty and personal physical challenges. Highlights include trekking in Patagonia and travelling in Iran during the ‘Arab spring’.
In 2011, James cycled 1,000 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats and got the bug for endurance cycling.
James Davis works in digital marketing for one of the biggest retail websites in the UK.
James has a track record of taking on endurance challenges and has raised over £10,000 for charity in the past 5 years. Most recently, he ran the 2012 and 2014 London marathons and has walked the 50-mile circumference of Jersey in 12 hours.
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This is the contents of my pack, before setting out on the 9-day Torres del Paine full circuit in Patagonia. The trek is in a very remote location, so we had to carry everything we needed for 9 full days in the park. Food and drink 500g Pasta x 2 250g Spaghetti x2 Pasta […]
Oxford, UK, Thursday 1st March 2007 – A team of cricketers from Oxfordshire is hoping to raise thousands for charity by playing in a tournament with a difference; the matches will be played on – ICE. The players, who all work for Abingdon-based publishers Taylor & Francis, will brave sub-zero temperatures and blizzards when they […]