someone is about to get slapped.

photographed near the Wapusk denning preserve near Churchill, Manitoba, CAN during early winter migration

polar bears are currently listed as threatened by the US Government. it is threatened most by the early and prolonged arctic ice melt brought on by global warming.

Note: A portion of the proceeds will be directed to the CNSC (http://www.churchillscience.ca/) and the NRDC (http://www.nrdc.org/).

Tags

arctic, bear, dominance, migration, polar, posturing, snow, subarctic

Comments

  • Smile
    Smileover 6 years ago

    Fantastic capture of these 2 beautiful animals!

  • Shelley Heath
    Shelley Heathover 6 years ago

    What a brilliant photo

  • Daniel J. McCauley IV
    Daniel J. McCa...over 6 years ago

    Excellent capture!

  • GaryGlass
    GaryGlassabout 6 years ago

    Nice shots of the polar bears.. a place I still need to go to ..I bet you had a great time out there..

  • main1
    main1almost 6 years ago

    Great shot!! Beautiful creatures!!!

  • sorry for the sluggish reply…thanks for the kind words.

    – Mark Cosgriff

  • Lidiya
    Lidiyaalmost 6 years ago

    Such a lovely capture! It is a pity these bears are threatened by men’s ignorance and irresponsibility…

  • a pity indeed. thanks for the nice comment and for caring.

    – Mark Cosgriff

  • macabrecat
    macabrecatalmost 6 years ago

    Wonderful capture! Art 4 Charity Group : )

  • linda858100
    linda858100over 5 years ago

    FABULOUS

  • thank you very much. quite an experience getting this image. i’m glad you like it.

    – Mark Cosgriff

  • Philip Johnson
    Philip Johnsonover 5 years ago

    great work , i hope you add it to National Parks of The World, we also include wildlife preserves, reserves etc

  • thanks for the tip. i’ll do that.

    – Mark Cosgriff

  • mikrin
    mikrinover 3 years ago

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