A young girl stands in a playground made entirely of ice. Located in Russia’s far east, Yakutsk is the coldest city on earth and the capital of the Sakha Republic, a territory the size of India, it is the only major settlement on Earth built on permafrost. Yakutsk, Sakha Republic, Russia
About James Morgan
James is a multi award-winning film director and photojournalist. His in-depth photographic features have appeared in National Geographic, The Guardian, BBC, Sunday Times and many others, while his film work spans features, documentaries, commercials and music videos with clients ranging from Sony and Adidas to Vice and Mercedes Benz. James is represented by both Panos Pictures and Getty Images in London and is a Fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers. Find out more about James and his work.