arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Sunrise in Sharon
Monarch Munching on Nectar
View from tha airplane. Black and white.
CCC (coordinated copper ceiling)
Roadside in the Ozarks
Oregon Coast Aster
Fiery Field in the Mountains
Arizona Sky
Capitol Hill
Smithsonian Zoo Seal Lion
Keeping the Peace
Grizzly bear catching fish at Brooks Falls
American Youth - Lost
Curiosity vs Caution
Autumn Beauty Sunflowers
Sun Bathing Butterfly
Tui in the orchard
Red Resting Dragonfly
Beauty After the Storm
The Argument
Feathered Friends
Sheep and Sequoia seen on a ridge
Robin in the Park
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Grizzly bear catching fish at Brooks Falls

Every summer, grizzly bears congregate at Brooks Falls to catch and feast on salmon as the fish swim up the Brooks River to spawn. With patience, timing, and skill, this bear successfully caught a fish from his perch at the top of the falls.

TAGS: Alaska, Bear, Fishing, Katmai, Salmon

photographer avatar
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
Member since 2019
Photo Information
© Sue Kirchoff.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: May 2, 2019, 4:48 p.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D600
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f5.6
Report This
PHOTO LOCATION Alaska, United States of America