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A collection of representative images that give an idea of what the Boy Wonder has been getting up to in 2006.

I Can See Clearly

I Can See Clearly

Zermatt, Switzerland  February 18, 2006

The Boy Wonder shows off the unfeasibly large goggles which enabled him to come through two days of skiing in near blizzard conditions without serious injury or succumbing to snow blindness.


The White Stuff

The White Stuff

Zermatt, Switzerland  February 18, 2006

For those of you unfamiliar with the sport of skiing, the chief objective is to get as much snow as possible in places it would seem to the uninitiated impossible to get it, either by falling over in innovative ways, or simply by taking large handfuls of the stuff and smearing it randomly in the hope that some will stick. As you can see, in this photo the Boy Wonder has gone for the second option.


Moody Black and White Shot

Moody Black and White Shot

Zermatt, Switzerland  February 18, 2006

The white thing in the background, behind the white clouds and in front of the white sky, is the Matterhorn.