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A Hard Day's Nap
Photograph by Joel Sartore

England's green and pleasant scenery was largely lost on Julian Parsons. He succumbed to sleep on the way home, after the team's victorious run down Snowdon in Wales. "It's not the physical part of all this that's so hard to prepare for," he insists. "We were all already fit. It's the mental challenge that will get you."

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Nikon F5
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia
Lens: 28-70mm f/2.8 Nikon
Speed and F-Stop: 1/30 @ f/8

Weather Conditions: Clear
Time of Day: 4 p.m.
Lighting Techniques: Natural light



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