Throughout my career as a polar explorer, I've been lucky enough to be able to see beautiful landscapes, meet incredible people and live extraordinary adventures.
I've tried to capture these moments on film (in some cases I've been accompanied by a professional photographer) and I'd like to share some of these with you. Enjoy!
36 pictures posted on the 18.02.2013
Here are 36 pictures out of a lot of 106 sent by Alain Hubert two weeks before the preparation of the overwintering PEA and the great departure for home.
36 pictures posted on the 26.01.2013
In less than a fortnight, belgian antarctic station PEA has become famous all over the world. Thanks of course to the new Emperors rockery founded by IPF staff a month ago. But thanks also to the tremendous work we are doing here and the warmest welcome the international researchers receive when they come here to make their survey.
36 pictures posted on the 16.01.2013
After having been stuck in the ice for more than a week along the Norwegian disembarked platform, the Mary Arctica finally made it safely to Crown Bay. She brought amongst other a brand new bulldozer.
24 pictures posted on the 10.01.2013
The location of several populations of Emperor Penguins in the vincinity of Crown Bay had been published already through satellite imagery in 2009. But so far not yet discovered on the field. This time, two members of IPF team (Kristof Soete and Raphael Rcihard) and my self could confirmed -de visu- the rockery's existence in early December 2012. What a thrill ...
30 pictures posted on the 03.03.2012
Here are some of the last shots we have taken my team mates and my self during either the reconnaissance or study trips on the field either during our work in or near the PEA. You'll discover also some outstanding shots I have taken while I was up in the air with the reconnaissance ULM of PEA.