Trango TowerOn July 30, Mammut pro David Lama stood with Peter Ortner and Corey Rich on the summit of the 6,251-meter Trango Tower in Pakistan after completing the Eternal Flame route over 10 hours. The ascent was part of Mammut's anniversary project, which was documented in both photos and video.
Trango TowerThe Eternal Flame route, opened by Wolfgang Gullich and Kurt Albert in 1989, is considered one of the toughest routes over 5,000 meters.
Trango TowerWhile the climb—and others following it—were documented using traditional hand-held cameras, Mammut also sent a backpack-sized drone, seen here, to act as a fourth pair of eyes and capture breathtaking pictures and video.
Trango TowerDavid Lama (on the left) and Peter Ortner at the Trango Tower in Pakistan. On the right side the Dedicam-Drone is visible.
Trango TowerDavid Lama at the Trango Tower in Pakistan.
Trango TowerDavid Lama (on the right) and Peter Ortner at the climb of the Trango Tower in Pakistan.
Trango TowerDavid Lama climbs the Trango Towers in Pakistan.
Trango TowerDavid Lama at the climb of the Trango Tower in Pakistan.
Trango TowerDavid Lama (on the right) and Peter Ortner at the top of Trango Tower in Pakistan.
Trango TowerThe seven-strong Dedicam team from Switzerland has been in business for two years now and is one of the world's pioneers in remote-controlled camera devices.
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