Albatros, seen during the infamous Drake Passage crossing.
Glacier and penguins, Half Moon island, Antarctica.
It's hard work to cross to the water to hunt for food, and back to the rookery.
Icebergs in de most fantastic shapes and sizes.
Floating ice island.
Glaciers, snow, ice and mist.
Huge chunk of broken-off glacier.
Glaciers, glaciers, and crumbling glaciers.
Iceberg and glacier.
At any moment the weather can change dramatically.
Neptune's bellows, the entrance to the caldera of an active volcano, Deception island.
The mud slide that ensued from a volcanic eruption covers a glacier.
The only remaining grave, after the small cemetery was wiped away by a volcanic eruption and the ensuing mud slide..
The wreck of a rowing boat used for whale hunting, with a whale cemetery in the background.
Giant Petrel, looks like an albatross, but the albatross does not come so far south.
A cruise ship in the bay at Port Lockroy gives an impression of how puny man really is.
An explorer braving the elements.