How Google Captured El Capitan
- Feature, Writing
- 19 Nov 2017
- The Banff Centre Back to Portfolio
A feature on the momentous task of mapping out of the Nose, the technical climbing route and famous face of El Capitan in Yosemite. The piece follows Google project manager Sandy Russell’s championing of the trek, the technical challenges of mixing high-tech and high altitudes, as well as a connection to one of the most impressive feats in climbing history.
(Photo: El Capitan, Wikimedia)