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Heading to Island in Franz Josef Land onboard zodiac from Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" having just departed Ninety Degrees North-headed back to Murmansk, Russia
Icebow-viewed from Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" enroute from Murmansk, Russia through Franz Josef Land to Ninety Degrees North-The North Pole
Corn fields USA
looking into the sun through the Flag
LAUGHTER LINE.
Approaching glacier in Franz Josef Land having just departed Ninety Degrees North-The North Pole onboard Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory"
Dry thistles in a very bright day
next to Salt Lake
Geological marvel-Devil's Marble on Champ Island (Franz Josef Land) having just departed Ninety Degrees North (The North Pole). Flew from ship to island via ship's helicopter MI3
Growing plants in the light
Young sea bird strutting
Walrus-seen from ship Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" near Franz Josef Land having just departed the North Pole-Ninety Degrees North
Silhouette of Pelican
Polar Bear (and tracks on the ice) having left "visiting" our ship  Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" enroute to North Pole-Ninety Degrees North. Ship "stops" for bears.
Pelican keeping a close eye out
Polar Bear approaching our ship - Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" enroute from Murmansk, Russia to Ninety Degrees North - the North Pole
Naughty Playing.
Alwyn wondering what all the fuss is about
View from stateroom porthole departed Murmansk, Russia enroute to NorthPole through Franz Josef Land
Approaching glacier near Franz Josef Land having just departed the North Pole-Ninety Degrees North onboard Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory"
On the ice having reached Ninety Degrees North onboard the Russian Nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" out of Murmansk, Russia. Patti Mickey (USA) and Jenny Sheehan (AUS)
On the ice at the North Pole. Circle of 24 nations-118 passengers. Disembarked Russian nuclear Icebreaker "Fifty Years of Victory" - 98th ship to reach the North Pole
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Young sea bird strutting

Young sea bird strutting

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Chelsea, Australia
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© Peter Merriner.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2013
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2013, 1:56 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO400
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