Jimmy Chin is one of the hardest working people in the world right now, and is finally getting a bit of a break after coming off of a few major expeditions and helping put together a feature film. This vignette from The North Face is a somber reminder of how through all of the work, pain, suffering and dedication, you can still realize that it was exactly what you wanted and you’re happy for taking the risk.

If you’re not familiar with Jimmy Chin’s work, a few of the examples below might refresh your memory.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DP9Mdni9OHU