Mike Unwin is the author of non-fiction books for both children and adults, specialising in wildlife, travel and conservation. He also writes for the Independent, Wanderlust, Travel Africa, Bird Watching and BBC Wildlife. Mike's awards include the BBC Wildlife/Bradt Travel Guides Travel Writer of the Year (2000) and the British Guild of Travel Writers Best Overseas Feature (2008).
David Tipling is one of the world's most widely published wildlife photographers, renowned for his artistic images of birds. His many accolades include a coveted European Nature Photographer of the Year Award (2002), for work on Emperor Penguins.