Nobody said being an environmentalist was easy. Sometimes I don’t even know if I can call myself that – maybe environmental advocate would be a better phrasing? I have written about my views on trying (and failing) to save the planet on this blog before, about the the gloomy sides of it as well as the more positive outlook.
On this Earth Day, I want to try and focus on the lighter side. Let’s make ourselves aware yet again of the diverse and sometimes surreal beauty of this planet. Here are some of my favourite pictures of nature I took around the world in this past year, in the spirit of Earth Day: