Project:The River Road to Timbuktu: Expedition to Mali, Africa
Client: Mungo Park, Microsoft
Role: Field Producer, Digital Photographer
Description: Mungo Park was one of the first adventure magazine to feature true exploration via the Internet. It bears the name, and the spiritual ancestry, of the eighteenth -century Scottish explorer who first charted the Niger River and mysteriously disappeared while navigating its waters. Mungo Park featured live, interactive monthly expeditions, original work by best-selling authors, and lively multimedia presentations. Rocco was the field producer and digital photographer for three of the expeditions. Rocco's first trip with Mungo Park was to Mali, Africa with writer Christin Kallen.