Entry Title: "Ursus Arctos"
Name: Chris Schmid , Switzerland
Category and Expertise: Wildlife, Professional


Entry Description: On the track of the wild brown bears in Finland. Most of the images have been made during the midnight sun.

About the Artist:

"Imagery is powerful, a single shot can capture an emotion or trigger a feeling within. It can evoke the environment of the subject or reflect the passions of the photographer... it is a brilliant, simple method to share one's viewpoint with another." Self-taught photographer Chris Schmid describes his photographs as “an invitation to discover the world with fresh eyes and childlike enthusiasm”. His images aim to convey a sense of his experiences and emotions, drawing the viewer into an action-packed visual story of stampeding animals