While most climbers slept, Elia attempted to capture some of the magic that the Himalayan skies have to offer while climbing to the top of the world. This time lapse video that he created is comprised of thousands of photographs, processed and assembled on Mt. Everest.
Read Elia's final blog post on the journey, Home At Last!
Elia's 2013 Mt. Everest Itinerary
Elia's initial trek to basecamp is done, but you can read all about it in his blog here »
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