19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Golden Dive

In the last light of the day, a bear took off racing through the water diving after a salmon. The fish appeared above the waters surface right in front of the bears grasp as it lunged after it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Katmai National Park, Alaska, United States of America
Copyright: © Twila Hedges