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Repeat photography in Los Glaciares National Park – El Calafate

Here we are again, just about to set off from Puerto Natales in Chile to make our way to El Calafate in Argentina, the glacier capital, where we will be carrying out expedition work in the Parco Nacional Los Glaciares.
The next morning we go straight to the park headquarters to complete the lengthy paperwork and [...]

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First repeat photography in the Torres del Paine National Park

February 21st – we are now getting into the heart of the expedition in the Torri del Paine National Park in Chile, drawing up initial plans to find the exact spots where Alberto De Agostino took his photographs of the park’s glaciers. I was here in 2005 and can clearly remember that there was once [...]

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Iconographic research in Punta Arenas and logistics

Today the expedition team arrived in Punto Arenas to dedicate the first week of the expedition to photographic archive research and last minute logistics. Fabiano Ventura met Carolina Vidal, the woman in charge of the Maggiorino Borgatello Museum photographic archive.
Fabiano Ventura writes:
“What a thrill to be here! At last I can study the original [...]

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ON THE TRAIL OF THE GLACIERS – ANDES 2016, THE FOURTH EXPEDITION IS ABOUT TO START

Thursday 11 February, the “On the Trail of the Glaciers – Andes 2016” expedition will set off for the “deep south” of the planet – the Tierra del Fuego and the Patagonian Andes. The team of photographers, filmmakers and researchers will spend over two months in this unspoilt region.
The expedition, organized thanks to the support [...]

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