The high-altitude porters were Zangrilli's ever-ready back ups on the Latok II rescue.
Latok Rescue Team
Zangrilli, on the left, and other members of the Latok Rescue Team inside an MI 17.
Broad Peak, K2
Zangrilli used Broad Peak to acclimate for the summit push on K2.
K2's infamous Bottleneck at 8,000 meters.
Baintha Glacier, Latok II
Low-altitude porters on the Baintha Glacier approach Latok II
Mohammed Ali, Zangrilli's right-hand man during the rescue on Latok and his trusted friend while on K2.
North Ridge, Latok
The North Ridge of Latok.
Loading an MI 17 in Skardu.
Gasherbrums and Broad Peak, K2
The Gasherbrums and Broad Peak from the Shoulder on K2.
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