In Brenta Dolomites, Trentino, every day, the “Snow Lords” challenge nature and time to successfully open the winter season.
In the marble quarries of the Apuan Alps, Italy, the struggle against nature, the elements and the mountains continues.
They are nothing for the faint-hearted: badass professions that demand everything from the men who practice them.
They are tough guys with hearts of gold, discovering hidden stories at the bottom of the sea every day.
The fight against the elements, against hunger, thirst and fatigue, keeps two men busy for weeks.
They dedicate their lives to helping orphaned animals. They open their hearts and homes to all the challenges of raising a young life – no matter how large or small. They are the Wildlife Nannies!
Marble is the most luxurious stone in the world. But it has to be extracted from the mountain through a tough, dangerous process. Only the "Stone Men" can master this.