2006 – Ross Sea Antarctica

Sunset over Seebee Hook, Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Penguins on ice, mountains and the Kapitan Khlebnikov, Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Quark Expedition Leader Shane Evoy wears his penguin tuque, Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Adelie penguins on ice, Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Aerial view of the Kapitan Khlebnikov parked in the pack ice off Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Barbecue on the ice the ice off Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Sunset over Seebee Hook, Cape Hallett, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Outside Shackleton’s Nimrod Expedition Hut, Cape Royds, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Doghouses outside Shackleton’s Nimrod Expedition Hut, Cape Royds, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Inside Shackleton’s Nimrod Expedition Hut, Cape Royds, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Kapitan Khlebnikov follows the Krasin through the ice, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Mount Erebus, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Outside Scott’s Discovery Hut, Hut Point near McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Packing box inside Scott’s Discovery Hut, Hut Point near McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Flags of original Antarctic Treaty nations fly at the Chalet, McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Looking down on McMurdo Station from Observation Hill, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Antarctic jacket, McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Chapel of the Snows, McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Looking down on Scott Base from Observation Hill, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Signs inside the TAE (Trans Antarctic Expedition) Hut, Scott Base, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Scott’s Terra Nova Hut, Cape Evans, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Lab glass inside Scott’s Terra Nova Hut, Cape Evans, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Sign, cairn and bamboo shaft at Scott’s Northern Party camp on Inexpressible Island, Terra Nova Bay, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
M/V American Tern follows the Kapitan Khlebnikov through the ice, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Tabular icebergs and Mt. Erebus, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Sculpted ice along the Ross Ice Shelf, Bay of Whales, Ross Sea, Antarctica
Walking across the Ross Ice Shelf, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Ship’s radar shows the route as the ship aims for farthest south, Kapitan Khlebnikov, Bay of Whales, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Zodiac at the point of farthest south, Ross Ice Shelf, Bay of Whales, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
“Iceberg” drink (Sambuaca, vodka and blue curacao), Kapitan Khlebnikov, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Woman looks out ship window, Kapitan Khlebnikov, Southern Ocean, Antarctica.
Remains of Scott’s Northern Party hut built near Carsten Borchgrevink’s hut on Ridley Beach at Cape Adare, Antarctica.
Woman drawn on the ceiling, Carsten Borchgrevink’s hut, Ridley Beach at Cape Adare, Antarctica.
Helicopter over tabular iceberg, Southern Ocean, Antarctica.
Helicopter pilot Oleg Brezinsky at the controls, Kapitan Khlebnikov, Southern Ocean, Antarctica.
Aerial view of ice and icebergs, Southern Ocean, Antarctica.
Aerial view of the Kapitan Khlebnikov in the ice, Southern Ocean, Antarctica.
Water breaking at the bow, Kapitan Khlebnikov, Ross Sea, Antarctica.
Colleen Keith photographs king penguins on the beach, Sandy Bay, Macquarie Island, Australia.
Royal penguin on the beach, Sandy Bay, Macquarie Island, Australia.