Good Reading : May 2017
GOODREADINGMAGAZINE.COM.AU GOOD READING MAY 2017 48 COFFEE TABLE 2 THE WORLD IN AN INSTANT National Geographic’s Instagram account – with nearly 50 million followers and over a billion likes on its 7000+ images – is the world’s top non-celebrity account. From a wheelbarrow filled with playful orangutans to a pudgy, bare-chested man in a pink tutu at New York’s Grand Central Ter minal raising money for breast cancer, or the sight of a craftsman ensconced inside the rear end of a life-size dinosaur model, the photographers at NatGeo have a knack for constantly looking at our world afresh and creating thrilling images. @NATGEO The Most Popular Instagram Photos is published by National Geographic, rrp $34.99. @PAULNICKLEN A curious polar bear noses into the photographer’s cabin in Svalbard, Norway. National Geographic magazine is nearly 130 years old, but the huge success of its Instagram account (@NATGEO) proves that this venerable magazine has mastered the digital age as it dazzles us with its photography. @DAVIDOUBILET Pompano fish come looking for morsels of food as a swimmer stirs up sand in the Virgin Islands.