Image gallery

A selection of images from Discovering the Arctic.

Drilling rig and lorries

Drilling a deep well with a drilling rig at an oil and gas field in the Arctic.

Drilling rig and lorries

Drilling a deep well with a drilling rig at an oil and gas field. The deposit is located in the Far North beyond the Arctic Circle. The shooting was conducted in the winter during the polar day.

Nenets reindeer herders

Nenets reindeer herders and power pylons

Nenets reindeer herders alongside modern industry.

Nenets reindeer herders and natural resource development

Qaanaaq hunter

Aviaq, a subsistence hunter from Qaanaaq, Greenland

Qaanaaq hunter

Aviaq a subsistence hunter from Qaanaaq, Greenland. Raymond Molony

Arctic tundra, Russia

Arctic tundra in the Jamal Region, Russia

Arctic tundra, Russia

Tundra, aerial photography. Jamal Region, Russia

Aurora at Tromso

The northern lights above Tromso, Norway. © V. Belov / Shutterstock

Northern lights above Tromso, Norway

The polar lights in Tromso, Norway.

Iceberg

Iceberg at Disco Bay, Greenland.

Huge iceberg in Disko Bay West Greenland

Huge icebergs of different forms in the Disco Bay, Greenland. Their source is by the Jakobshavn glacier. This is a consequence of the phenomenon of global warming and catastrophic thawing of ice

Tsaatan woman with reindeer

A Tsaatan woman with reindeer in Northern Mongolia.

Tsaatan woman with reindeer

Tsaatan woman with reindeer in Northern Mongolian landscape

Scientist and instruments

A scientist adjusts instruments in the Arctic in an eerie green light

A scientist adjusts instruments in the Arctic in an eerie green light

A scientist adjusts instruments in the Arctic in an eerie green light

Inukshuk

A directional marker used by the Inuit called an Inukshuk.

A directional marker used by the Inuit called an Inukshuk

A directional marker used by the Inuit called an Inukshuk.