National Geographic Cameramen Caught in Sand Storm
Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+.
In the video, the huge wall of sand slams into the filmmakers and turns the sky red, then black. But the crew continues shooting and shouts awed commentary as the four-hour sand storm rages around them. “It's like the world came to an end,” says cameraman Bob Poole.
I couldn't help but notice a faint similarity between Poole and a dusty Viggo Mortensen. Hidalgo, anyone?