James Balog

CBC Radio: Photographer James Balog’s Struggle to Capture Climate Change

From Iceland to Antarctica to the summit of Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro, American photographer James Balog has made it his mission to document the world’s melting ice. Risking it all for that perfect shot. It’s his way of convincing people of the dire consequences of climate change. Brent Bambury talks to James about the logistical challenges of his work, and what it’s like to rappel off the side of a glacier, as he gets ready to head to Paris for the 2015 UN Climate Change Conference. Read more…