Oceans activist Lewis Pugh is swimming across the Antarctic to raise awareness of the need for marine protection in the southernmost oceans of the world. AAISHA DADI PATEL found the pictures posted to his Twitter feed marking his progress to be absolutely stunning.
Aaisha is the Johannesburg-based senior reporter for The Daily Vox, having been a part of the team since its inception in 2014. She is currently completing her master’s degree in media studies at the University of the Witwatersrand. Her research and reporting interests include gender and representations of Muslim women in the media, although she’s covered everything from politics to polar bears.