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Shimmer of green

The aurora borealis behind the tent.

Night time is getting longer and longer. Ice begins to take over the ponds and the snow line creeps down […]

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Giving thanks

Eric shares his photos with some local people.

It’s Thanksgiving in Canada today, and I’m really far away from home, so here’s a toast to Eric Guth, my companion […]

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Tools of the trade

Tools needed for being a reindeer herder.

Every trade has its tools and for every reindeer herder in this brigade that means binoculars and a good knife. […]

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Out on the tundra

The herd out on the tundra in Eastern Russia.

The herd. Grunt, click, whoosh, clack . The herders have brought them together, past the river valley, headed towards camp. […]

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