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Denali: The Friendship of a Lifetime

Denali: The Friendship of a Lifetime


Denali and surviving colon cancer inspired Ben to develop a deeper connection with others and nature. Gradually, his artistic focus shifted from capturing adventure to telling nuanced human stories that have inspired and influenced millions worldwide.

“It’s a process, and it changes you forever. I honestly don’t regret going through it. I feel like I see things differently as a photographer and as a person.”

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The end quote of the film is an excerpt from an incredible story by writer David Dudley that we highly suggest reading: ‘What Our Dogs Teach us about Aging.’



Made possible by Patagonia with generous support from First Descents, Ruffwear and Snow Peak

In order of appearance: Ben Moon & Denali Producer: Ben Moon // Moonhouse ( Directed / edited / written: Ben Knight // Felt Soul Media DP: Skip Armstrong // Wazee Motion Pictures Second Camera: Page Stephenson Co-Writer: Katie Klingsporn Wet Camera: Justin Harris Sound Recordist: Jim Hurst Music Supervisor: Ben Knight and Ian Anderson Sound Mix: Justin Harris Narrated by: Ben Knight

See Also

Music by: Chihei Hatakeyama, Images of a Broken Light —

Music by: Odesza, It’s Only [feat. Zyra] In Return courtesy of Counter Records 2014

Still Photographs by Ben Moon, Lisa Hensel, Carli Davidson, Miranda Moon, Vivian Moon, Jean Redle Dawn Kish, Lisa Skaff, Pete Rudge, Kristen & Ian Yurdin, and John Sterling

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