January 29, 2013

Bear, Finland

Photograph by Sylwia Domaradzka, Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

This was the only bear that turned up that night. I spent 16 hours in the hide, and at about midnight, he turned up. He made one appearance and then disappeared. I just loved seeing the bear in its beautiful habitat. Image taken in Finland.

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26 comments
laura busch
laura busch

lovely colors and such a tranquil feeling is caused by looking at this photo.

mon mon
mon mon

Like a painting! The colors are amazing. Props for the dedication and patience. 

Merre Cris Elayon
Merre Cris Elayon

wow! the color of the place and the bear were perfectly matched... awesome..


Lesley P.
Lesley P.

This is a beautiful photograph.  I agree, it is like a painting.  Well done. 

Victoria Giltug
Victoria Giltug

By the way, I watched a Christmas movie held in Finland and it was an extraordinary movie of Santa Claus, the winter scenery really bring in the warmth magical feeling of Christmas.

Victoria Giltug
Victoria Giltug

Thank you for sharing. I'm really fond of my Engineer Teddy bear, so I'm  loving  bear picture's. Favorite color bear is beige.

Sincerely,

Victoria Gitlug

Eduardo Yrigoyen
Eduardo Yrigoyen

The bear, the light, the balance... Perfect composition !!!

Holalkere L.
Holalkere L.

Now I've fully realized why The National Geography magazine is one of the greatest magazines of the world. Oh ! I'm it's member now...! so happy...

Akshatha Kamath
Akshatha Kamath

Its surreal! Seeing lonely bear in contemplative mood, makes the heart go out for him. Wonderful picture.

Patrycja M.
Patrycja M.

werent you afraid while hiding that one of them might actually find you? ;)
Amazing picture!

Rania Abdullah
Rania Abdullah

This a picture? It looks like a painting, what truly amazing photographer you are.

Sylwia Domaradzka
Sylwia Domaradzka

Thank you everyone for taking time to comment on this picture. It was incredible watching that bear at night :-) 

alireza shahabi
alireza shahabi

hi i am a teenager and ilove photo graphy very much 

this picture is so beautifull

thanks alot

Myra Linara
Myra Linara

It was well worth the wait, Sylwia! You ended up with a gem of an image.
Loved the hues of blue and green and the star of the day, the bear!

Chandana Soysa
Chandana Soysa

Beutifull capture.One should have lot of patience to this job.

Cedar Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing

@Myra Linara  I'm with you on this one, the blue/green hues are striking but softened just enough with a little brown  vegetation  and a big brown  bear.   Just some of the bare essentials for a good photo.

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