Janet Cochrane is a travel writer and nature tourism consultant who first became involved in Indonesian life on conservation projects for VSO. She has led many adventure tours to Indonesia's protected areas, and has written about them extensively. She is based in Hull, UK. Gerald Cubitt, who lives in Cape Town, South Africa, is a world renowned nature photographer and specialises in the wildlife and landscapes of South-east Asia. Among his many publications, Wild Malaysia, This is Malaysia and This is Borneo are all published by New Holland. Alain Compost runs the Archipelago slide agency in Indonesia and brings to his photography a lifetime's field experience and a skilful eye for the printed image. He lives in Bogor, Indonesia.