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December 2nd, 2014

Behind The Shot: “Melting Away: A Ten-Year Journey Through Our Endangered Polar Regions” by Camille Seaman – Antarctic and Arctic

Posted By David Alexander Willis
TED talks fellow Camille Seaman documenting the ice loss and melting in polar regions
Being in the Ross Sea on board the Russian icebreaker I/B Kapitan Klebnikov was an amazing opportunity for me as a photographer back in December of 2006. It was an expedition that would visit many of the great Antarctic explorers huts and routes. We were less than 700 miles from the geographic South Pole but …
 
August 26th, 2011

Arctic Documentary Project – Svalbard, Norway Final Post #5

Posted By Daniel J. Cox
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August 10, Danskøya Island 37F This morning is cold. Most definitely the coolest we’ve experienced. Danskøya Island is on the northwest part of the archipelago and is on the edge of better polar bear habitat. The ice is nearly 80 miles offshore, so any bears that are stranded on the Islands of Svalbard migrate towards …
 
August 11th, 2011

Arctic Documentary Project – Svalbard, Norway Post #4: Second Trip

Posted By Daniel J. Cox
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August 8, 2011, Cloudy and 43F Tanya and I spent the past three days in Lonyearbyen in a small, very European, apartment, catching up on business matters, writing and a little rest before our next group of guests arrived. The first trip went really well, but every adventure to the field is new, so it’s …