The Briefest of Moments

After a shaky few days spent crossing the Drake Passage, Adam Burton had finally reached Antarctica. In this article he shares with us his most extraordinary moment of that trip

‘Adam, you may want to put aside your dinner and go up on deck with your camera’. I didn’t realise it at the time, but with this one simple sentence the fellow passenger onboard my ship was about to become my saviour!

I was aboard Akademik Ioffe, a Russian research vessel chartered by Peregrine Adventures to take passengers on a tour of the Antarctic Peninsula. I was one of those passengers, on a trip of a lifetime and determined to…

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Adam Burton

Adam Burton is one of the UKs leading landscape photographers and author of five books. Since 2008 he has been working as a full time professional landscape photographer, regularly supplying imagery and undertaking commissions for a wide range of clients.

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