Taking pictures and filming on the ice


Through these small videos, we hope to give you a taste of what it is like to work and live at the Princess Elisabeth Station. We tried to cover a broad range of topics and uploaded parts of our archives to do so. We hope you'll like it.

  • Team Change at Utsteinen

    in Daily Life

    Team Change at Utsteinen

    As the Lidia (from ALCI) lands at Utsteinen, it brings a new group of visitors to the Princess Elisabeth Station. Among the newcomers are Johan Berte, the new kitchen crew,…

  • The JARE 51 Expedition

    in Science

    The JARE 51 Expedition

    After the successful offloading of the Mary Arctica and the Shirase at Crown Bay, the Belgo-Japanese expedition departed on its traverse. Within the framework of the collaboration with JARE 51 (Japanese…

  • The Utsteinen Windscoop

    in Daily Life

    The Utsteinen Windscoop

    For those who don't know, a windscoop is a special kind of ice configuration created by the action of the wind brushing up against the landscape. It's basically a bowl-like…

  • Aiming For Zero Emission

    in Building the station

    Aiming For Zero Emission

    This movie details the Princess Elisabeth Station project from the plans to the end of the building phase. It is a short version of a movie created to present the…

  • End of expedition assessment

    in Daily Life

    End of expedition assessment

    Although the Princess Elisabeth Station is now finished and the last members of the expedition have just returned from Utsteinen, the story isn't over yet. The actual life of the…

  • Storm

    in Daily Life


    The scientists, who were supposed to arrive in Utsteinen on January 27th, ended up arriving later than expected due to the bad weather. The weather conditions in Utsteinen have brought…