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Climber and photographer Cory Richards was working his way up Mount Everest as part of an expedition when he began experiencing chest pains and difficulty breathing. He needed to get off the mountain, but bad weather prevented a helicopter from picking him up so he and his team members began a dangerous descent, and caught it all on camera.

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