18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Lady Polar Bear Wakes Up

Many polar bears spend their time on the rocks of the cape Kozhevnikova eating and sleeping. This young female noticed me and wake up.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Rirkaipi, Chukotka, Russia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Vladimir Mats
Photo of the Day: 09.15.21