With 59 hours to go, here’s more on the ‘what’ and the ‘why’ of A Tale Of Two Rivers

If you’re lucky enough to have a long weekend off for Easter, I hope you’ve got some fun things lined up for it! As it happens, Tenny and I are at a good friend’s wedding in Shropshire, England, and I’m dashing off this post while getting dressed up in a borrowed suit…

Continued (3 comments) →

Warning: Adventure Will Permanently Change Your View Of The World

We’re nearing the end of this long and exhausting journey. 12 days of intense campaigning have resulted in over £15,000 in micro-investments from more than 350 members of the adventure community! The show of support has been incredible for a project which is as much about questioning the status quo as about…

Continued (no comments yet) →

Is Kickstarter Still Viable For Small-Scale Independent Creatives?

Kickstarter seems to have changed dramatically in the couple of years since I successfully crowdfunded Janapar. Back then it was the domain of creative eccentrics eager to launch passion projects that wouldn’t stand a chance of being funded in any other way. Through Kickstarter, they could reach out directly to like-minded people and…

Continued (9 comments) →

Everyone Knows Cycle Touring Is The Best Way To See The World. So Why Try Anything Else?

I imagine a good proportion of my bike-obsessed readers (you know who you are) will be wondering why the hell I’m asking them to support an adventure film project in which cycling does not utterly dominate the screen. Really – why would anyone travel by means other than the bicycle?…

Continued (4 comments) →