Greentraveller's Team

Richard Hammond

Executive Producer

Greentraveller's Founder, Richard has produced over 100 short films for both the public and private sectors. He was previously the Guardian's eco travel correspondent, and is currently an evaluator of the the World Travel and Tourism Council's Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Read his full length interview for the Sustainability Leaders Project.

Christopher Willan

Creative Director of Photography

Chris has been a professional photographer for over 25 years working on TV and film, NGO, editorial and corporate assignments in over 50 countries. He has worked for a range of clients, including BBC Worldwide, British Airways, Condé Nast, Thomas Cook, TUI, The Travel Foundation, The Nature Conservancy and the Spanish Tourist Office for our Guide to Green Spain.

Nigel Camp


Nigel has produced over 100 videos for organisations such as Johnson & Johnson, the Holiday Inn and BritMums. Nigel was the lead videographer on our work for NCTA’s England’s Coast Project and for our work for the Travel Foundation on sustainable coastal tourism in Croatia and the Caribbean as well as for our films for the WTTC in Baja California.

Ginny Light

Contributing Writer/Social Media

Ginny started her writing career at Business Traveller magazine, during which she was awarded Young Travel Writer of the Year by Travel Trade Gazette. She then took over editorship of the industry news website Travelmole and later joined The Times where she became Online Travel Editor and later Online Features Editor. Ginny has written frequently about adventure travel, green travel and places to stay and loves travelling in the UK, South-east Asia and North America.

Harriet O'Brien

Project Manager/Writer

Harriet O’Brien is a travel writer and award-winning author. She was on staff at the travel desk of The Independent during the 1990s and subsequently worked as managing editor at Conde Nast Traveller. She has developed a preference to explore places on foot – it’s the only way to get really under the skin of a location, she says. She is currently the Cotswolds correspondent for The Telegraph and project manages Greentraveller's itinerary development for third parties.

Sarah Baxter

Contributing writer

Writer, editor, rambler, runner, Sarah is the former deputy editor of Wanderlust magazine, the bible for independent-minded travellers, and has written extensively about travel and adventure for a range of publications, including The Telegraph, The Independent and Runners World. Whether she's floating down Welsh rivers, topping tors in Dartmoor, bird-watching in Norfolk or strolling straight into the Cotswolds from her Bath front door, she loves travel.

Paul Bloomfield

Contributing Writer

Paul has been writing about and photographing travel, food, drink, music and the wonders of Britain for over 10 years. He's written for Lonely Planet, Wanderlust and numerous other magazines, newspapers and websites, in that time tackling the Zambezi by raft, the Hudson by kayak, and the Swedish Arctic on a husky sled. Mostly, though, he prefers riding Shank's pony, hiking trails from Cornwall to New Zealand's Queen Charlotte Track.

Tina Smith

Contributing Designer

Tina Smith is an award winning designer and art director with 10 years experience in journalism. She has worked on a diverse range of titles, from whizzy digital editions of Empire to hand-stiched headlines of Pretty Nostalgic, via a string of wide-ranging BBC publications and many others. Nature and the great outdoors are closest to her heart, leading her to co-found Lost in London magazine, and subsequently co-author a book of the same name.

Emma Smith

Finance Manager

Emma is our finance manager, responsible for our invoicing and accounts for all our clients and freelance contributors.