HIMALAYA: KHUMBU: Jerzy Kukuczka's Memorial at Chhukung

The second man, after Reinhold Messner, to climb all the world's 8000m peaks, Kukuczka fell to his death on the south face of Lhotse (in picture, beyond the memorial) when a second-hand rope bought in Kathmandu snapped at 8200m. Nikon D300, 17-35mm
Jerzy Kukuczka's Memorial at Chhukung

The second man, after Reinhold Messner, to climb all the world's 8000m peaks, Kukuczka fell to his death on the south face of Lhotse (in picture, beyond the memorial) when a second-hand rope bought in Kathmandu snapped at 8200m.  

Nikon D300, 17-35mm