In the winter 2016 a select group of outdoor enthusiasts was spending three month period in the Finnish Lapland experiencing the wonders and challenges of winter in an epic expedition called 100 days of Polar Night Magic.
One of the explorers was Yuichi Yokota, a 30-year-old professional photographer from Tokyo. See how he sums up the experience in the northern wilderness.
All images by Yuichi Yokota.
In Lapland, swapping the hustle and bustle of ski resorts and cities to the peace and quiet of the wilderness takes mere minutes.