Wild Greenland - home of musk oxen and arctic char
The film was recorded in the Kangerlussuaq (Sondrestrom) region of Western Greenland. The area is known for its wildlife, including reindeer and a large population of musk oxen. The film was recorded in August, during the annual run of arctic chars, and includes unique underwater footage of the arctic chars in clear waters rivers.
The footage was recorded with a Canon 5D Mark II using different EOS lenses (EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM, EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM, EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM, EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM) and a Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX DG Fisheye. A Cambo Artes video boom with a MPT-9 pan and tilt head was used for the boom shots. For the underwater shots an Aquatica 5D Mark II housing with a 9.25" Megadome port was used.
Disclaimer: fishing after arctic char is prohibited in some areas of Greenland. For details consult your travel agent or contact:
Departementet for Indenrigsanliggender, Natur og Miljø
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