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November 4th, 2015

Polar Bears, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Posted By Ian Plant
Polar-bear-standing-on-shore-ice,-Arctic-National-Wildlife-Refuge,-Alaska,-USA
(© Ian Plant) It’s Polar Bear Week! Polar bears are North America’s apex predator, and one of the most magnificent animals on the planet. And the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska is easily one of the best places in the world to view and photograph these stunning creatures. Every winter, dozens gather here to …
 
January 24th, 2014

Behind The Shot: ‘Polar Bear Fight’ by Matthew Studebaker – Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Kaktovik, Alaska

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Two polar bear cub siblings playfully engaging in an argument wildlife behavior Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Park, Alaska
In this photo a pair of polar bears spar during a snow storm in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. To make the image, I hired an experienced boat captain in Kaktovik, Alaska to take me out to barrier islands where polar bears gather in late fall, waiting for the sea ice to form so they …
 
October 4th, 2011

Barter Island Polar Bears 01

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Barter Island Polar Bears 01, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska
I have just returned from co-leading my first Polar Bear Photography Tour in Alaska. It was an incredible success! I created some fantastic images, but more importantly, so did my clients. I can’t wait to do it again next year. I’ll be updating my website this fall with information about next year’s tours, but if …