Crossing my e-mail was a note that Svalbard (JW) shore operations were approved for July 4th and July 14th of this year. You may work this short operation with radios, vertical antennas and less than a 100-watts. But, that’s not why you should pay attention to this operation.
It is the photography
Breathtaking is the best way to describe the photos that come out of these trips. Whether it is photos of penguins, glaciers, polar bears or other fabulous scenery, these trips will knock your socks off.
Oh, and by the way, ham radio is an integral part of these trips where there are shore stops to operate ham radio.
You can find out about these great trips from the Photo DXpedition website. And the pictures? Here’s a sample of how close you get to the scenery: