Oliver Berry is a writer, photographer and filmmaker, specialising in travel, nature and the great outdoors.
He has travelled to sixty-nine countries and five continents, and his work has been published by some of the world’s leading media organisations, including Lonely Planet, the BBC, Immediate Media, John Brown Media, The Guardian, The Independent and The Times.
He graduated with a First Class degree in English Literature from University College London in 1999 and has since written for a wide range of newspapers, magazines, books, journals, encyclopedias and online magazines.
He was a regular contributor to Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine and has worked with the world’s leading travel publisher, Lonely Planet, for more than fifteen years. He has contributed to over forty guidebooks, covering everywhere from the far-flung islands of the South Pacific to the secret beaches of his home county of Cornwall.
He now writes on a variety of subjects, including travel, music, film and the natural world. His work has won several awards, including The Guardian Young Travel Writer of the Year and the TNT Magazine People’s Choice Award. He is also a founder member of o-region, a film and theatre production company based in Cornwall.
He is also an accomplished photographer and filmmaker, with over a decade of professional experience using Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Acrobat and Final Cut Pro.
Select Published Work
- Lonely Planet – The Place to Be
- Lonely Planet’s Epic Drives of the World
- The Sunset Limited
- Mother River: A Journey down the Mekong
- Morocco’s Roses Festival
- Oslo’s Architecture
- Devon & Cornwall travel guide
- BBC: A Perfect Trip to China
- BBC: Tales from Transylvania
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