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Snapshots

  1. Remembering Otto Krisch

    Snapshot Title: Remembering Otto Krisch
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Wilczek Island, Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Of Payer and Wayprecht's Austro-Hungarian North Pole Expedition



  2. Icebergs

    Snapshot Title: Icebergs
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Wilczek Island, Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Most of the ice that we encountered on our voyage was pack ice, which freezes on the surface of the sea. Such ice may be 2 or 3 years old. Icebergs such as these, came from glaciers that calved large ...



  3. Rock Columns

    Snapshot Title: Rock Columns
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Wilczek Island, Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    We saw columns such as these on several of the islands in Franz Joseph land



  4. The 50 Years of Victory

    Snapshot Title: The 50 Years of Victory
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Wilczek Island, Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Our ship waits off shore.