13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Brown Bear catching a salmon downstream of a fall - 2th Shot of the sequence

A brown bear waiting on the water downstream of a small fall. Mid-July when the bears change alimentation, requiring more proteins for the winter. An unlucky salmon arrived close to the bear and the fight started. I sequence of shots shows the salmon's tentatives to get the freedom.

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Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 08.2015
Photo Location: King Salmon, Alaska, United States of America
Copyright: © Daniele Boscolo Meneguolo