A black and white rendition of this young polar bear approaching the camera. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska.
Sometimes I wonder if anyone’s still here.
These days, when I do blog, it’s mostly over at Expeditions Alaska. I definitely recommend you check it out over there, if you’re interested, and click on the “Get It By Email” link to stay connected and updated with all the goings on.
I simply found keeping a couple blogs going not worth the time. Maybe I’ll post here from time to time when I get bored, LOL.
Anyway, here’s a polar bear photo from this past fall. We spent a couple weeks in the arctic, again, and had some great photography opportunities with the bears. Never ceases to amaze me how fascinating it is to observe and photograph these incredible creatures. I’ve never really found another animal quite like the polar bear.
I converted this photo to black and whit to see how ti might come out and was pleasantly pleased with the results. What do you think?
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Those who use big words,
and those who use diminutive ones.
One fat young polar bear cub, sitting back on his haunches, totally chilling. It’s great to see a happy polar bear. Please click on the image above to view a larger version of this photo.
Just thought I’d wrap things up for the year with another polar bear photo. This one I took a couple of years ago, but I ran across it this evening doing some editing and so on and thought I’d post it. I just love the pose and feel of this shot.
Due a cancellation, I have some space on my 2016 polar bear trips. Please let me know if you’re interested, the few spots for this trip typically fill up early.
Hope you all had a good year, and wish you all the best for the holiday season and the coming year.
Here’s a free ebook, available only to subscribers of my Expeditions Alaska newsletter. And, even better, here a bunch of absurdly great reasons why you want this ebook.
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- Over 80 polar bear photos
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- Polar bears are super cool, and
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So what is it? It’s a collection of photos of polar bears. Over 80 of them. I’ve written a piece or two about the bears as well. I think it’s a pretty cool little project. Download a copy and let me know what you think. I’d love to hear your review of it.
Just click on the image below.
Thanks so much,
The northern lights soar above the mountains in arctic Alaska.
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There are two sides to every story
which, of course,
doesn’t necessarily mean both are correct.
Aurora borealis photo, over Fireweed Mountain, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska
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