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Images from the Arctic

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Images from Greenland and Svalbard and photography tips for cold climates.

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Images from the Arctic

  1. 1. North & South Images from the Arctic and Antarctic Part Two: North Ross Mackenzie, North South Images
  2. 2. Part Two NORTH
  3. 3. Greenland ► Autonomous ► Getting but linked to Denmark there  Fly from Iceland or Denmark ► When to visit
  4. 4. Kulusuk & Tasiilaq, East Greenland
  5. 5. Old Cemetery, Kulusuk, East Greenland
  6. 6. Kulusuk Harbour, East Greenland
  7. 7. Kulusuk, East Greenland
  8. 8. Ikaasartik, Kulusuk, East Greenland
  9. 9. Kulusuk, East Greenland
  10. 10. Kulusuk, East Greenland
  11. 11. Maybe Sunset, Kulusuk, East Greenland
  12. 12. Ammassalik, East Greenland
  13. 13. Ice, Ikateq, Ammassalik Island, East Greenland
  14. 14. Ice, Ikateq, Ammassalik Island, East Greenland
  15. 15. Ice, South coast, Ammassalik Island, East Greenland
  16. 16. Ice, South coast, Ammassalik Island, East Greenland
  17. 17. Ice, Kong Oscars Havn, Ammassalik Island, East Greenland
  18. 18. Svalbard ► Part of Norway / Permanently occupied ► History of whaling / mining ► Getting there  Flights from northern Norway
  19. 19. Hornsund Glacier, Spitsbergen, Svalbard
  20. 20. Northern Spitsbergen
  21. 21. Vavilov, Monaco Glacier, Spitsbergen
  22. 22. Woodfjord, Spitsbergen
  23. 23. Sjuoyane, Spitsbergen
  24. 24. Little Auks, Spitsbergen
  25. 25. Walrus, Moffen Island, Spitsbergen
  26. 26. Sea Ice, SW Spitsbergen
  27. 27. Sea Ice, SW Spitsbergen
  28. 28. Sea Ice, SW Spitsbergen
  29. 29. Mother and Cub, Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  30. 30. Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  31. 31. Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  32. 32. Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  33. 33. Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  34. 34. Holmiabukta, Spitsbergen
  35. 35. Cold Photography ► Keep warm  Hat  Fingerless gloves  Lots of layers ► Spare batteries in inside pockets  Swap them during the day ► Stay ► outside Until you’ve finished
  36. 36. Practical Photography ► Cameras + water = bad  + salt water = v. bad ► Three cameras  2 DSLRs (Nikon D200/D700) ► ► Same batteries/CF cards Long lens / wide lens  Waterproof compact (AW100)
  37. 37. Practical Photography ► Always keep cameras set up ready  04:00 whale/bear call ► Always shot in RAW / under expose  Lighting can be harsh during day  Better at ‘night’ ► Take a lot of memory cards  Don’t wait until they’re full to swap
  38. 38. People ► Capturing Wilderness  Illusion? ► Travelling Companions  Who invented yellow goretex?  Team work
  39. 39. People
  40. 40. Travel Logistics None of these places easy (or cheap) for independent travel ► Small number of specialised ship operators ►  Quark / Exodus  Oceanwide ► Small boats  As small as you can afford  < 100 in south
  41. 41. Questions ► For more information about travel and photography in cold remote places contact ► ross@northsouthimages.co.uk ► www.northsouthimages.co.uk

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