- Northampton, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
Jim Manthorpe has been a travel writer and photographer since 2001. He has worked extensively with Trailblazer Publications, writing four guidebooks and updating, editing and proofreadingmore...Jim Manthorpe has been a travel writer and photographer since 2001. He has worked extensively with Trailblazer Publications, writing four guidebooks and updating, editing and proofreading many others on their list. He has also written travel articles for a number of magazines including Wanderlust, Scotland Outdoors and High Mountain Sports.
He also spent three years working at Stanfords Map and Travel Bookshop in London and a further three years living in Barcelona working as an English teacher.
His writing and photography work has taken him around the globe to Nepal, Ladakh, Canada, California, the Alps and Lapland. He has reached the finals of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition three times and his photographs have appeared in a range of media from the BBC website to national and local newspapers and magazines.
Since 2006 he has been working part-time as a countryside ranger in Knoydart on the west coast of Scotland but left that position in March 2011 to go full time as a freelance writer and photographer, specialising in wildlife and wild places.
Wildlife, adventure travel, hillwalking, trekking, Scotland, Himalayas, environmental issues and geography.
Area Covered: PERTH, UNITED KINGDOM
Industry: Writing and Editing
Job Title: Freelance writer and photographer
Company: Jim Manthorpe Photography & Writing
Degree: BSc Hons
Field of Study: Environmental Science
University / College: University of Stirling
Writer and photographer