The Finishing Line

Jebel Marra - Deriba CraterThe steeper the mountain the harder the climb
the better the view from the finishing line.

(The magical view of the two Deriba crater lakes was the reward that welcomed me back in 1995 when I reached the 3042m summit of Jebel Marra in Western Darfur Sudan. Obviously this was pre-digital/stitching/panorama function…, but good old 35mm Kodac 100 ASA, shot with a tiny Minox GT-E and its broken light meter…)