Looking back: 2011

By: Arjen Drost

Dec 29 2011

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Category: mammals, nature, Photography

1 Comment

Aperture:f/5.6
Focal Length:380mm
ISO:1600
Shutter:1/100 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Wolverine in Finland

The last week of the year is always the time to look back at the previous year. For me the highlight was the Wolverine I saw during my visit to Finland. For me the species I hoped most for, but I also knew the chances of seeing one were slim. After a really great week with many bears the last night was really special. Really nice light, nice bears and nice reflections. Towards the end of the evening, I was looking back at my week. The only thing that was missing, was the Wolverine. But well, I couldn’t have it all during the first trip to Finland. Just when I was thinking this, there he was. First at a distance, but soon right in front of my hide. Only a few minutes, but those minutes were the absolute highlight of 2011.

One comment on “Looking back: 2011”

  1. I’m so glad you got to see the wolverine, but it’s a selfish gladness – you were able to share it with us! Thank you for doing so. Magnificent!


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