Aurora Australis Time-lapse

April 25, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
This is my first attempt at a time-lapse video. It shows 3 hours of Aurora Australis and meteors on April 14, 2013.
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What if the Sun Never Came Up Again?

April 24, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
Just two months ago I watched the sun set for the first time in 2013. The transition from 24 hour daylight to a real day and night cycle to the ensuing darkness has been a quick one. Walking toward the last sunset Having a real day and a real night has made me feel more like a real person. I felt less like I was in a strange place at the bott...
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Alpenglow for Lunch

April 21, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
Today the sun rose at 11:27 and set at 2:17. I didn't see the sun itself because McMurdo is tucked in a little hole in the hills, but I did see the pink glow of meek sunlight on the surrounding mountains and Ob Hill. The sun sets for the final time in two days. I hope to see it just one last time before the darkness engulfs us. I've...
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I entered a photo contest...

April 15, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
I have a few photos from the last few months that I really like so I decided to pick a few and enter them in a photo contest. It would be awesome if you have an extra minute to go and vote for them. The Milky Way photo is at: http://www.greatoutdoorscontest.com/bin/Rate?image_id=2011300249 This penguin photo is at: http://www.grea...
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My First Aurora Australis

April 13, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
I wanted to wait a few more days to post more photos, but after last night I simply can't wait. I was in a hurry to leave McMurdo and get out to a small hut on the McMurdo Ice Shelf called Square Frame. Square Frame is a large insulated box with a few windows that sits on top of a man-made snow drift and contains a few beds, a couch, a heater,...
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