http://gty.im/497313631 This week’s pic was chosen by Sarah, in light of the return of (and based on a story from) one of our team members, Janet, who has been in her homeland of South Africa! She told us about a hotel owner, who, often having to deal with pests [...]
http://gty.im/505453628 With our busy day to day lives, we often forget to express our love for the people closest to us. With Valentine's day just gone, this week's pic is in theme with this day, which a celebration of love and affection you feel towards another person. [...]
http://gty.im/572509273 “Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven’t yet imagined.” – Anne L. Watson, author. This week is National Story Telling week! We have been using storytelling as a form of communication for thousands of years. [...]
Here at emc design, we work with publishers of all sizes – from large international education publishers to niche specialists who only publish occasionally. Like our clients, we are big and small. Yep, you read that right. We are one of the biggest agencies in the publishing industry, but we work in small teams, each dedicated to [...]
http://gty.im/631566144 This week's pic is of former President and Vice President of the United States of America, in light of today's presidential Inauguration. Teachers, how do you discuss current events with your class?
http://gty.im/464732811 This week's pic is of the largest ice festival in the world! The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival held in Heilongjiang, China. With temperatures in this area sometimes reaching as low as -35, the festival usually lasts up to a month. We received a [...]
This week's pic is of our 2016 Christmas card, taken in the office by Mike. This year's card relates back to our story, which you can read here. Merry Christmas and Happy New year!
Caption: A woman appreciates light installations during a media preview of the 9th Singapore Night Festival in Singapore, Aug. 18, 2016. Credit: Xinhua / Alamy Stock Photo We came across this stunning image of the 9th Singapore Night Festival, earlier [...]
http://gty.im/544045006 Love this image of Maja, a 40-year-old elephant in Berlin! ELT teachers, we’d love to know how would you use an image like this in the classroom! Let us know in the comments section below.
© Malcolm Park editorial/Alamy Live News Curiosity Cloud, designed by Katharina Mischer and Thomas Traxler at The annual London Design Festival 2015. 250 mouth-blown glass globes hang from the ceiling, each bulb contains a single hand-made insect. From a distance the insects [...]