In love with the cameraman

By: Arjen Drost

Nov 15 2009

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Category: mammals, Polar

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Focal Length:100mm
Shutter:1/400 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL

A close up of a Leopard Seal on the ice

Leopard Seals are one of the top predators in the Antarctic. Even though their diet consists up to 50% of krill, they are mostly known for their appetite for penguins.

Today I saw this movie about a close encounter with a Leopard Seal by Paul Nicklen. He sees a huge Leopard Seal, goes into the water to film it and then something strange happens….

A photographers dream, or more a nightmare??


One comment on “In love with the cameraman”

  1. […] other presents on the 5th of December. This year I decided to give myself a present. Since I saw this movie by Paul Nicklen, I wanted to have his new book, “Polar […]

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