Looking down into Mt. Erebus, the southernmost active volcano on Earth.
Print and electronic media may use the photos free of charge; however, the photographer and the National Science Foundation must be credited.
Schools, educational and encyclopedia publishers, and similar institutions may use the photos freely to further educational awareness of Antarctica.
No one may reproduce the photos for personal or commercial profit, use the photos on products for sale (i.e., t-shirts, coffee mugs) or use the photos for
advertisement without express permission from the photographer. To obtain contact information for a photographer, contact the
The USAP welcomes photo submissions to the Photo Library. We especially appreciate images that represent Antarctic science.
NOTE: You receive photo credit and maintain rights to your photos; however, the image becomes property of the National
Science Foundation (NSF) and the NSF may use it without your knowledge.
Polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's historic hut can be seen at the lower left, with Mount Erebus volcano seen in the distance.
Photos must be digital and a minimum of 300 dpi for a 4x6 inch photo.
To submit a photo:
- Complete and send the following form to the FAX number below:
- We contact you to make arrangements for you to email the image(s).
- Once the photo(s) is placed on the web site, we contact you to proofread the photo captions and credit.
NOTE: All photos must be approved by the National Science Foundation (we will obtain approval for you).
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