The Lure of Danger
The Shot: Canoeing the Seal River in northern Manitoba, Canada, past the raging forest fire in July 1995.
The Photographer: Russel Kaye.
The Full Story: The cover shot for the April 1998 issue of Men’s Journal, Kaye’s photo exemplifies the high-octane world of outdoor adventure, and the risks taken in pursuing outdoor passions. It accompanied a story on the topic by Sebastian Junger called “The Lure of Danger: Confessions of an Adrenaline Junkie.”