Curated Collection

Editorial: Mount Everest


On May 29, 1953, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first to reach Mount Everest’s summit, the highest point on Earth at 29,032 feet (8,849 meters) above sea level. In this curated editorial stock footage collection, find archival clips of Hillary and Norgay themselves and other early climbers, gorgeous shots of Mount Everest’s basecamp, mountaineers making the daring vertical trek, the Sherpa people, and more.