Categories

Photo of Man in Kasese, Uganda on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Female porters at Friendship Bridge, Nepal on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Global culture (1): Old man checking out the babes in Tibet on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Dani girl in Timika, Papua on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Alpine meadow on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Mark Inglis on Everest on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Russia for sale at Red Square on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Rebuilt Cathedral at Moscow river on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Aconcagua from Cerro Plata on ExposedPlanet.com

Antarctic Icebergs from the plane 5th January 2007

One Response to “Antarctic Icebergs from the plane”

  1. 1
    Romke:

    What\'s cooler than being cool!

  • Canon EOS 20D
  • 0.003 s (1/320) (1/320)
  • f/4.5
  • shutter priority (semi-auto)
  • 100
  • 2006:01:11 08:02:50
  • Reserved
  • 15.00 (15/1)
  • Auto Exposure
Antarctic Icebergs from the plane

The story behind "Antarctic Icebergs from the plane"

After being on the ice for almost 2 weeks, we headed back towards the mainland of South America. Most people were asleep, so I could see out of one of only 2 small windows this huge Ilyushin freightplane possessed. We passed the edge of the continent here, in the back you can still see a distant mountain range, in the foreground you can see the huge chunks of ice breaking off into enormous icebergs.

A little while later the sun was almost down the horizon -for the first time in 2 weeks- but then at about 4 in the morning it came up again.. One more day until our first moment of real darkness..

(1 comment, add yours: click the link above the image, or share using the buttons.)

Share your Planet!

Click the buttons below to Tweet, Stumble, Reddit or Digg!

Categories:
AntarcticaLandscapesMountainsSun, Moon & Stars

URL: http://exposedplanet.com/antarctic-icebergs-from-the-plane/