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In the heart of Tsavo National Park in Kenya, Africa, they parked the tiny micro bus,

while over TWO HUNDRED Elephants surrounded them;

 WHAT A RUSH !!

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A lady full dressed of the celebration of Sing Sing.

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Hulu Tribe. Known as the "Wig-Men"

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Women dancing at the Sing Sing in New Guinea.

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Wow! Wild Boar Tusk through his nose.

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The long necklaces are made of dog teeth.

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Most head dresses are from the most famous bird. (Bird of Paradise)

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The most decorative tribe in the West Bank.

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An elaborate hood of feathers.

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Tribe men dress for battle.

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A Faiwol elder from Imigabip village. Look at the nose ornament.

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Drew and Chris trekking up Mt. Kilimanjaro 19,340 feet!

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Some of these people have practiced cannibalism in the past.

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The fur is from Cuscus and Tree Kangaroo.

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The green "beetle wings" in the head piece.

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The face is covered in mud of the Dani Tribe.

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The color in their face is from the substance found in nuts and berries.

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They use stone and bone tools and hunt with bows and arrows.

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They even use weeds in their hair.

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What a thrill it was to stand next to these primitive people.

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Chris and family in the recumbent figures which required the sacrificial offerings of human hearts.

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Gallapagos Blue Footed Boobies

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Look at the size of the baby!

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The Galapagos Islands are endemic and much of the wildlife has no instinctive fear of man.

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Chris swam with these guys. They would swim up to your mask. Nose to nose.

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They call it "the living laboratory of evolution" The Galapagos

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This Anaconda was caught by their camp in the Amazon. Look at the size of it.

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The indigenous people of the rainforest.

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They visited the Bora and Huitotos Indian Tribes.

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The homes are made out of leaves.

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Getting ready to go out on a hunt with their blow guns.

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Example of him using his blow gun using the poison dart frogs venom.

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Greeted by the people of the village.

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Trading with the tribes.

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Baby Hippo just being born in the water to the left.

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Their shower in the Amazon. You weren't modest at all!

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Local McCaw's visiting them while they ate.

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Sleeping arrangements in the Amazon with all the comforts of home...a shower towel!

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Observe the forest's rich flora and fauna. Just imagine they grow a foot a day!

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Typical Amazon bridge.

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They even use plants in their wardrobe.

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Visiting a house boat on the Li River in Guilin, China

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Chris among beached whale bones in Antarctica


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The ruins of Chichen Itza

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These huts were made out of mud and cow manure.

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These ice cliffs in Antartica were about nine stories high.

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The Pacific Rim National Park. Do I really have to climb that?

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Raul, Bob and Chris. Backpacking the West Coast trail on Vancouver Island.

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This photo changed his life. Taken in Canada in 1979 when the Bald Eagle was extinct in California.

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Silver Falls is the largest of Oregon's State parks. An incredible display of cascading waterfalls.

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One of the crossings they had to take on their trek in Canada.

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The beautiful rainforest of Mount Rainier in Washington State.

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Chris painting in Yosemite National Park. His favorite place in the world.

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Chris and Kevin taking a break in the Sierras.

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Diving with the Humpback Whales in the Dominican Republic. The thrill of a lifetime.

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One of the many beautiful waterfalls in Yosemite.

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Trekking along the Merced River.

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Getting ready to climb Half Dome.

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Photographing on Elephant, the Great One Horned Rhinoceros in Royal Chitwan National Park.

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Some of the passages in Antartica. It was about 30 below.

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Look at this ice shape floating in the water.

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The turquoise and deep blue of these waters was just magnificant.

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One of the vast last continents that is basically untouched.

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The ship that Chris called home. An Icebreaker. It cut through the ice. Unbelievable!

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One of the floating glaciers that passed by. This always makes you think of the Titanic.

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On the way home Chris hit 30 foot swells. What a ride that was.

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With its diverse flora and fauna they crossed rivers looking for Royal Bengal Tigers.

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Drew and Chris on their trip climbing Mount Kilimanjaro spotted this exotic palm.

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The necklaces are made out of freshwater mussel shells and red vine seeds.

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While in India they stayed at the famous Tiger Top camp ground.

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These women are watching themselves on video for the first time.

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The end of a great trek in Chihua National Park.

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Cruising on this ship in Antartica. It was almost 24 hour daylight.

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Kathmandu is considered one of the most exotic cities in the world.

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Raiders of the Lost Ark! Chris venturing down the Amazon.

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The lost city of the Inca's

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An awe-inspiring archeological site.

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Machu Picchu, the Inca's mountain-top citadel.

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Peruvian women loading a llama for the daily trek to the village.

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Visiting a baby African Elephant in Kenya National Park.

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A typically dressed woman in the streets of Cuzco, Peru.

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Hulis, harsh highlanders, are the jewel of all festivals.

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The woven bag the woman is wearing is called a "Noken".

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One of the last places on earth that you can meet primitive people of the stone age.

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This guy was really strange looking.

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The feathers are from an Eagle.

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The Sing Sing took place in the jungles of Goroka.

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Chris climbing the steps of the serpent in the Maya Yukatan


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Kathmandu has two of the worlds major religions, Buddhism and Hinduism.

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Royal Chitwan National Park, considered one of the richest wildlife areas in Asia.

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Roof of the World. Mount Everest is located on the Nepal-Tibet border.

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Chris' first trip to Africa in 1979. Pictured with Masai children.

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This stupendous mountain pedestal includes eight of the earth's fourteen 8000 meter mountains.

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They trekked up to the first base camp of Everest. Chris lost 27 pounds in nine days.

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Tibet Explorer is a remarkable journey in a land of great beauty and of vast landscapes.

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A brief encounter with a Nepalian woman.

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Exquisite metal work decorates the torana above the doorway to the temple of the Living Goddess.

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Chris with the prayer wheels at the Temple in Patan.

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A village in Guilin China along the riverbanks.

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Cormorant Birds used with the local village fisherman in China.

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One of the local fisherman on the Li River in Guilin. Look at his boat!

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Diving in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.

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Chris actually touching ground in Antartica.

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Visiting a village in the Masai Mara park.

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Chris sketching penguins.

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Chris sketching walruses.

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Chinstrap penguin with baby.

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The march of the penguins.

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Chris drawing HAPPY FEET.

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Boy did they have bad breath.

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They can weigh over 2700 pounds.

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Lowering their zodiacs to go on land in the Antartica.

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Some of the dressed women of the Masai.

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Hong Kong Junk Boat.

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The cheif of this village had 36 wives.

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They were among the giant moving glaciers in Glacier Bay.

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Some of the most rugged and beautiful scenery in Alaska in Denali National Park.

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Chris horseback riding on the Oregon Coast.

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Drew with the chief giving him his hat. Chris gave them Bic lighters to start camp fires.

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One of Chris' favorite places to go, the amazing Oregon Coast. (Coos Bay)

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Chris came across these whale bones on one of his shore excursions in the Arctic.

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Here is a Hadza hunter watching over his herd.

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Lion and Elephant in the same photo. A rare sight!

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Baby Hippo

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A view from the top!

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Their camp on Safari.

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Chris feels you never get tired of photographing lions in Africa.

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The only part of the world where the Iguanas swim.

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A view of a village on their train ride to Manchu Piccu.

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The main island of New Guinea is the second largest in the world after Greenland.

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Chris's first visit to Kenya and the Serengeti. 1979.

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This is the spectacular glaciers of Alaska's Prince William Sound.

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Finishing his trek of the West Coast Trail on Vancouver Island.

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One of Chris' favorite photos he's ever taken in the Masai Mara.

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Chris sitting on top of El Capitan towering 4000 feet above the valley floor.

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Chris standing next to stone boulders in Saksaq Waman, Cusco