|Photo © David Kirkland.|
The photos were taken over a 12 month period in 3 stages, by David Kirkland who is the most widely published travel photographer in the South Pacific specializing in travel and tourism photography. The fourth phase photo shoot is tentatively scheduled for early next year 2015 and will likely to feature Torba province. All 5 provinces have had their distinctive attractions photographed and promoted in the online photo library, capturing memorable promotional images of people enjoying themselves and engaging with the local culture. The images define Vanuatu as a premium holiday destination for all tourists and showcase Vanuatu as a distinctive destination in a highly competitive international marketplace. To view and access over 150 of these stunning photos, users firstly register an account on Vanuatuphotolibrary.com by clicking on “Register for access” under the log in panel. The Photo Library Manager at VTO then enables the account so user can log in, view, and download the image. The photographer's credit policy applies which is to add © David Kirkland inside the photo before publishing, or alternatively, caption the photo as: Photo supplied by the Vanuatu Tourism Office. Photographer David Kirkland. The VTO thanks all industry colleagues and the Vanuatu Government, who assisted in the photo shoot's first three phase.