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Solo Across the Arctic



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Halfway There

Halfway There
Børge Ousland

After 51 brutal days I reach the North Pole. I’ve never seen so much pack ice up here—blocks of broken ice thrust into the air by colliding ice floes. It’s celebration time, but pulling my sledge through the pack ice for eight hours today has left me exhausted.



Camera: Nikon T 28
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia
Lens: N/A
Speed and F-Stop: N/A
Weather Conditions: Clear skies
Time of Day: Late evening
Lighting Techniques: N/A

Special Equipment or Comments:
I used the self-timer on my camera for this shot.


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