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Action Photography Contest Winners:
Round I

Photo: Snowboarding Tahoe

Presenting the first winners
in our Action Photography
Contest,
selected
by National Geographic
photographer Bill Hatcher.
Photo contest winners


Alive! Then & Now
Photo: Alive crash site

Experience the first
expedition to retrace the
Alive Andes escape route
with our 3-D, interactive
map, survivor audio interviews, and trek  photographs.

Survivors, maps, photos


Alive Escape Route Expedition Photo Gallery
Experience the retracing of the Alive escape trek, led by Ricardo Peña, with expedition photos from Contributing Editor James Vlahos.
Photo: Entering the Andes
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Reaching the crash site in the Valle de las Lágrimas was an expedition in its own right. It began with a half-day journey by 4x4 from the settlement of El Sosneado, Argentina. Mario Perez and I had been riding on the roof when I spotted this dramatic Andean backdrop and decided to take a photo.
Contributing Editor James Vlahos


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