The Terra Nova at the ice foot, Cape Evans taken by Herbert Ponting
The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton & Antarctic Photography

Cirrus clouds over the Barne Glacier

'A lovely symphony of blue and green', Part 3

In this, the third in her series of talks, Royal Collection curator Sophie Gordon examines how Ponting captured the dramatic reds and oranges and the beauty of the natural landscape that he experienced during his time in the Antarctic.

Herbert Ponting, Cirrus clouds over the Barne Glacier, April 1911, RCIN 2580021