Ursus Arctos

PhotographerChris Schmid
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryMonnaz, Switzerland
Photo DateJune 2014
Technical InfoNikon D4s, Nikon D800
Entry Description

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

About Photographer

"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