Shackleton Epic Expedition 2013

Alex returned to Antarctica as the onscreen expedition doctor and scientist on the Shackleton Epic expedition, led by Tim Jarvis and  filmed for the Discovery Channel, produced by Raw Television.

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Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Trans-Antarctic Expedition is one of the greatest survival stories in history and has inspired adventurers across every continent over three generations.  In honour of Shackleton’s legendary expedition, a crew of six British and Australian adventurers to re-enact Shackleton’s complete ‘double’ voyage from Elephant Island to South Georgia and dangerous crossing of its mountainous interior.

The following images were taken by Alex during the Shackleton Epic expedition. (click on the image to enlarge)

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