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November 9th, 2011

Kuliak Brown Bear 02

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Kuliak Brown Bear 02
My August trip to the outer coast of Katmai National Park was pretty dangerous, but it allowed me to create some unique photos. I took my boat on the ferry from Homer to Kodiak and then used it to cross treacherous Shelikof Strait in order to spend several weeks living with the brown bears. I …
October 17th, 2011

Photo Chat with Tony Wu #4

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Humpback whale calf playing in front of its mother
I had the opportunity to record another conversation with Tony Wu last week. He just returned from photographing humpback whales in Tonga for 2 months and I have just gotten back from several trips where I have photographed Atlantic spotted dolphins, brown bears, and polar bears. For anyone interested, we still have a few spaces …
October 12th, 2011

Kukak Brown Bear 10

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Kukak Brown Bear 10, Katmai National Park, Alaska
I created this image while visiting Kukak Bay on the Katmai Coast in August. This brown bear was lazily sitting by the edge of a stream waiting for a salmon to swim past. Eventually, it sat up on its hind legs and yawned. When I saw this image on my camera’s LCD screen, I chuckled. …