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Taken at the zoo at Aalborg in Denmark, this female Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus) was enjoying the arctic conditions prevailing just now!!
Taken with a Nikon D700 and a 70-200mm lens + a 17mm tc (340 mm)
10 RB features, 3 challenge wins
polar bear, wildlife
Stunning Alan, stunning…..fav for me!
thanks on both accounts Dorothy!!alan
– Alan Mattison
Love this, Alan! A beautiful animal and great capture!
thanks Dottie, I got so many good shots of them in the snow and ice!!alan
Great capture Alan.
pleased you like it Joyce!!thanksalan
Absolutely incredible, Alan!!! I love this one!!! ~LJ
I had to stand there for ages in the freezing snow ,waiting for the right moment!!thank you once more Lynn!!alan
thank you !!alan
Great timing – that water streaming from his face is beautiful. Makes me cold to look at it, though!
I agree Jan, the streaming water makes the shot!!thank you very much for your input!!alan
It is hard to believe that you are actually standing here capturing this Alan , the thought totally blows me away ,how incredible is that !!!? Marvelous shot the water from his chin & neck are awesome ……….I love this !
my frozen body reminds me! – so I was there!!I might have stood there 2 hours both at the amazement and having to wait for good situations!very pleased that it inspires you so much, thanks Lynne!!alan
Out of this world AlanGR8 capturebrilliant action capture
I think you must be in the xmas mood John!!!!thanks for your praise!alan