16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Polar Bear in Black and White

This female polar bear was stuck on an island, likely waiting for the sea ice to return. While she’s classified as being “average” shape, she was on the thin side of average.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 09.2018
Photo Location: British Columbia, Canada
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Elissa Title