18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
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A young male walrus had strewn himself across a small ice floe off the coast of Sor-Spitsbergen National Park, Svalbard. Wanting to check out his new company, he lifted his head for a moment before deciding I was no threat and laid back down.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Camera: NIKON D7500
Copyright: © Christian Tuckwell-Smith