Glacier

Glacier

E235/0256 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 29.0MB

Downloadable file size: 3.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PETER SCOONES/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Glacier with mountains behind. A glacier is a body of ice that forms when snow fallen on high ground compacts. The glacier moves downhill under its own weight until it reaches the coast, where chunks break off to form icebergs. Photographed in Antarctica.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: antarctic, antarctica, coast, coastal, cold, compact, compacted, earth science, environment, freezing, frozen, geography, glacial, glaciated, glacier, ice, icy, mountain, mountains, ocean, polar, sea, snow, south pole, southern, surface, water

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.