Alexander Severnuk has reported the following information to The
Mountain Zone: Dimitri Sobolev, 36, of Alma-Ata, Kazakstan, was a
professional guide in his home mountains of the Tien Shan in Central
Asia. A skilled high-altitude climber and cinematographer, Sobolev
reached the summit of Everest in 1997, where he was filming, and was with
Boukreev on Manaslu in 1995. He is survived by a wife and daughter.