Wavelike formation next to the Tuv Glacier in the Hornsund fjord, Southern Svalbard.
2013 – Corey Arnoldimage1
A crevasse on the Hans Glacier in the Hornsund fjord, Southern Svalbard
2013 – Corey Arnoldimage2
Hans Glacier at dusk in September in the Hornsund fjord, Southern Svalbard.
2013 – Corey Arnoldimage3
The Perrito Moreno glacier is 30km in length stemming from the south Patagonian ice field.
Moreno, Argentina 2008- Klaus Thymannimage4
One of the few glaciers encompassed by trees.
Spegazzini, Argentina 2008 – Klaus Thymannimage5
Grinnell is one of the most accessible glaciers in Glacier National Park.
Grinnell, Montana USA 2008 – Klaus Thymannimage6
Phosphorous red lava soil surrounds the glacier ontop of the Cotopaxi volcano.
Cotopaxi, Ecuador 2009 – Klaus Thymannimage7
Working closely with the Glacier World Monitoring Service this glacier was selected to be documented in Switzerland.
Findel, Switzerland 2009 – Klaus Thymannimage8
Glacier sediments are clearly visible entering the Pacific Ocean.
Grand Plateau, Alaska 2011 – Klaus Thymannimage9
The Helheim glacier is connected to the Greenlandic icesheet and spans approximately 5.5 kilometers in width.
Helheim, Greenland 2012 – Klaus Thymannimage10
The approximate 5000m elevation is the reason equatorial glaciers can exist in Africa.
Speke, Uganda 2012 – Klaus Thymannimage11
Patience is a virtue in the mountains when you have to wait for the fog to lift in order to see the glacier.
Kittelglaciären, Sweden 2013 – Klaus Thymannimage12
As a popular tourist destination Mount Baker in Washington has a vast archive of postcards dating back to the late 19th Century.
Mount Baker, USA, 1972 and 2014 – Peter Funchimage13
Mount Tutoko in New Zealand has an elevation of 2,723 metres.
Mount Tutoko, 2013image14
The Storglaciären has the longest history of glacier mass research in the world, having been studied since 1946
Storglaciären, 2013 – Klaus Thymannimage15
The Pallin Halvjökull is set within the artic circle in northern Sweden
Pallin Glacier Tunnel, 2013 – Klaus Thymannimage16
Hellstugubrean glacier is found in central Jotunheimen, the highest mountain massif in Norway
Hellstugubrean, 2011 – Klaus Thymannimage17
Cotopaxi mountain is a stratovolcano in the Andes, Ecuador
Cotopaxi, 2009 – Klaus Thymannimage18
Comparative archival images
Donne glacier, 1981, 1988 and 2009 - Courtesy of Trevor Chinn, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, New Zealandimage19
An outline representing the glacier extent in 1963, from the series ‘When I Am Laid in Earth’ by Simon Norfolk
Lewis Glacier, Kenya 2014image20
In 1963 Lewis glacier ran past the guides’ hut, taken from the series ‘When I Am Laid in Earth’ by Simon Norfolk
Lewis Glacier, Kenya 2014image21
Funch employed an RGB tricolor process to separate motion from the inert for these images of Mount Baker
Mount Baker, USA 2014image22
Mount Baker in Washington is a popular tourist destination and so has a huge wealth of historical information.
Mount Baker, USA 2014image23