Amos Chapple

I have earlier presented a wonderful image by the New Zealander Amos Chapple, here are som shots of his from Chiatura, Georgia Around 20,000 people live in the mining town of Chiatura, located in a manganese-rich valley in the west Georgian region of Imereti. Back in the mid-1950s, when the mining industry was more prosperous and the population…

the coldest permanently inhabited place on earth

It’s been a while since my last post on Oymyakon, but the town is not forgotten! And just this week the Smithsonian & Amos Chapple gave us some wonderful images from Siberia. Gas station and Christmas tree (Amos Chapple) Cars must be run continuously when making a trip to Oymyakon (if they stop you wont get them going again…