Lazy Summer Days Assignment Winner Heather Nicole

Congratulations to Heather Nicole for winning the Lazy Summer Days Assignment with the image, “Sleepy Siblings.” See more of Nicole’s work at

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Winner: "Sleepy Siblings" By Heather Nicole


“A pair of brown bear cubs prepare for a late afternoon nap on a lazy summer day,” describes Nicole.

Canon EOS 70D, Tamron SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD A011. Exposure: 1/800 sec., f/6.3, ISO 800.