Travel Writing and Photography
Peter is a member of Travelwriters UK and the Outdoor Writers’ Guild, the UK’s best established guild of professional outdoor and travel writers.
Since 1994, Peter has written articles on a number of subjects, from travel to history, farming to film-making, for a variety of newspapers including The Times (UK), The Brisbane Sunday Mail (Australia) and The South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), and many magazines and specialist publications including National Geographic: Journeys of a Lifetime, The European Magazine, The Travel Magazine, The Good Property and Holiday Guide, Cruise Magazine, Abroad, Yacht World, Retirement Today, National Geographic: Sacred Places, Taste Anatolia, Emerging Turkey, Current World Archaeology, Archaeological Diggings, Deckchair, Countryman, Yacht Vacations and Charters Magazine, Travel with a Challenge etc.
Recently he has had articles published on a variety of topics. Here’s a selection below.
Peter’s photographs have been widely published around the world as part of the publicity for his television programs, and also to illustrate his various travel articles and features.
His pictures have been seen in newspapers such as (UK) - The Telegraph, The Guardian, The Times, The Observer, The Express, The Mail on Sunday, and (US) - The New York Times, The Washington Post.
They have also been published in specialist magazines such as BBC History Magazine, BBC Wildlife Magazine, Wanderlust, Current World Archaeology etc.
Licenses may be granted for the commercial use of Peter Sommer images upon payment of the required fee. Normal fees for editorial uses range from £40/$60 to £150/$225 per image for one-time, one-publication, not-full-page use of an image. Licenses for advertising uses are higher.