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Examples of picture manipulation in Photoshop
Promotional images for St Helena Online front page
PODCASTS: Hear the story of St Helena’s anti-slavery fight
When a Lieutenant Wilcox declared that his men were too exhausted to haul the dead out to sea any more, it brought home the horror of St Helena’s role in ending the “depravity” of the slave trade. The Lieutenant’s complaint is recalled in one of two audio podcasts produced for St Helena Online. These graphics were produced to promote the podcasts:
LISTEN: Human Cattle – Victims of the South Atlantic Slave Runners
Presenter: Simon Pipe Duration: 14.51 minutes
LISTEN: Saints and Slaves
Duration: 14.23 minutes
Maps: St Helena, Maryland, USA
Read the story:For sale: half of St Helena Island. Yours for $7 million
If anyone fears losing their peace and quiet when St Helena’s airport opens, they might consider buying their own island retreat. One has come up for sale in America, and handily, it’s called St Helena.
Map: Okavango Delta
Island jewellery inspired by a lost tribe
A simple piece of jewellery, made from rolled-up paper, links craftspeople on St Helena with a lost tribe of river bushmen in a vast African wetland.
IN PICTURES: St Helena sinks beneath the waves
A Guardian reader warned that increasing air pollution could add to global warming and make “islands like St Helena” disappear. I used photoshop to make it happen.
All the fun of the Reading Sports – in pictures and interviews
Picture galleries of my own photographs from the annual St Helena Association sports day.