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Golden Glow
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Black Church in Winter
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We're Not in Kansas Anymore
Santorini Sunset
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Golden Glow

Just as the sun was setting on a beautiful day in Alaska, this female brown bear emerged from the woods with her two cubs. It was time to catch some fish, and I had a good idea of where she was heading. There was a high bank she would often walk down and fish from a ledge that overlooked the water. Everything aligned, and she ended up at the spot a few minutes later. The light was perfect to compose the rim lit I had always imagined in my head. This sow was the perfect subject because she has a gorgeous blonde winter coat.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
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Photo of the Day: 10.29.19
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© Eric Fisher.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2019
Total Views: 2725
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 29, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Focal Length: 361mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Lake Clark National Park, Alaska, United States of America