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#1 Game Warden

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Posted 15 August 2013 - 05:19 PM

Please include when and where taken, tech specs and any other pertinent details about the sighting. Likewise, any advice for others planning a polar bear safari. Thanks. Matt.

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Posted 16 August 2013 - 03:44 PM



Central Park, New York. It was hot.

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Posted 05 November 2013 - 03:17 AM

This was taken in 2009 in Churchill from one of the tundra buggies. It was a cold, beautiful, sunny day.

It was during this trip that I vowed to never go to a cold place again and it wasn't even that cold. :)

Back in the day of the Canon 40D with a Canon 500mm f4 lens.
iso 400, 1/2000, f/8.0


Same trip with a Canon 1DMarkIIN and probably the Canon 100-400
iso1600, 1/500, f/7.1 at 280mm

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Posted 05 November 2013 - 12:42 PM

We got them coming and going...somewhere in the Northwest Passage of the Canadian Arctic August 2013.


Taken by Dave from the main deck with Canon 7D





My shot from the monkey deck with Panasonic DMC-ZS20



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Posted 06 November 2013 - 04:42 AM

Awesome shots everyone.  Add this trip to my bucket list...

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Posted 19 February 2017 - 03:12 AM

Oops I didn't realise there was a topic just for polar bears. In any case, here is my contribution! Taken in Churchill, Manitoba  :)











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