Uummannaq, Western Greenland

 

08-19 June, 2007

 

Uummannaq (heart-shaped mountain), Western Greenland

 

dwellings of time past with modern school in background

 

the polyfusia of homes in Uummannaq

 

Female (left) with top-knot and male (right) carvings adorn the walls of Hotel Uummannaq.

 

harbor at Uummannaq.

 

fishers at work amongst the ice

 

a coup of carpentry

 

a lazy summer for the dogs

 

Uummannaq looking west from the air

 

Uummannaq fjord, looking south.

 

Uummannaq fjord, looking south.

 

James Balog shooting at the south side of Store Glacier


Jason Box looks on, concerned about engine two oil pressure loss

 

Jeff Orlowski regards the Uummannaq ice fjord through scratched helicopter plexiglass

 

James Balog walks on heli-port taxiway beneath the heart-shaped mountain called Uummannaq.

 

Photos and text Jason Box.

 

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