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Snapshots

  1. white rabbit

    Snapshot Title: white rabbit
    Taken by: Roberto Arlt

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    so far...but:
    a white rabbit runing in the snow



  2. Crane

    Snapshot Title: Crane
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The crane of the Professor Multinovskiy, which lifts zodiacs into and out of the water for landings. The rest of the ship is hidden behind this building.



  3. Quark Expeditions

    Snapshot Title: Quark Expeditions
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The ship and the iceberg: our tour company's logo.



  4. Heavy Metal

    Snapshot Title: Heavy Metal
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    A building material that is not uncommon in Antarctica.



  5. Satellite Dish

    Snapshot Title: Satellite Dish
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Faces North, of course.



  6. Tabular Iceberg

    Snapshot Title: Tabular Iceberg
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Tabular bergs are big, flat-topped pieces of floating ice. There is a navigational aid on the rock to the right.



  7. Cemetery

    Snapshot Title: Cemetery
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Antarctica Historic Site #40 comprises this graveyard with its stele, a bust of General San Martin, a grotto with a statue of the Virgin of Lujan, and a flag mast.



  8. Landing

    Snapshot Title: Landing
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Welcome to Base Esperanza !



  9. Adelie Penguins

    Snapshot Title: Adelie Penguins
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Four penguins on the rocks are easy to spot here. But can you see them in www.gigapan.org/gigapans/5000/ as they weather the storm?



  10. flag

    Snapshot Title: flag
    Taken by: David Holstius

    Image: People and Penguins at Base Esperanza
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Antarctic flag?