Character information
Name(s): Peter Clarkson
Hair: Black
Known relatives: Mrs. Clarkson (wife)
Nationality: British (English)
Occupation: Photographer
Affiliation: Sanders-Hardiman Expedition
Status: Alive
Behind the scenes
First Appearance: The Seven Crystal Balls
Last Appearance: Prisoners of the Sun

Peter Clarkson (French: Peter Clairmont) was the press photographer who accompanied the Sanders-Hardiman Expedition to South America.


Upon returning home to Europe, he became a victim of a black magic spell which caused him to become insane, the same spell cast upon the expeditions other members. After Tintin convinces the spell's caster to lift the spell, he is returned to his normal sanity.
Peter Clarkson

Clarkson with the difference as seen in the book series