Monte Rosa – Margherita Hut

Monte Rosa – Margherita Hut

At 4554m, perched on the top of the peak ‘Signalkuppe’, this is the highest building in Europe, the Margherita Hut. It serves both as an alpine refuge for climbers and as a research laboratory for scientists studying altitude medicine among other things....
Scarpa Phantom 6000 (p)review

Scarpa Phantom 6000 (p)review

This is a review of a pair of pre-production samples of next seasons Scarpa Phantom 6000 mountaineering boot. I’ll say straight up that I don’t know much about boots except than how to use them. Secondly I work with Scarpa (France) as an...

Capturing the Image – Shooting Spindrift

In late August I had a last minute assignment from Lowe to shoot their new range of Alpine Attack packs. As I also work with Rab and Lowe as a supported  athlete they asked me to write a little about the logistics of how we got these images! August is prime time for...