Two bears sparring "just for practice"
Outflow from Exit Glacier near Seward Alaska
Icebergs on the lake at Portage Glacier
Reflected clouds in the early morning light off the road to Seward
Perhaps 'majestic' is the only word that really applies to these reflected mountains off Portage Glacier road
The Russian River outside Cooper's Landing Alaska. A prime salmon stream in season
Grizzly sow looking for clams in the mud flats
Seal pup on the side of the bay, Katmai Alaska
Resurrection bay scenery. Hard to imagine if you've never been there
A Nanny with two young kids high up on the hillside along Resurrection Bay
Humpback whale breaching. I was fast, but not quite fast enough to get it fully in focus
Humpback whale breaching. Better focus, but....
And in a split second the whale is down and preparing to dive.
Gee George, Don't you think those guys with cameras are pretty funny looking all dressed up in that crazy gear!!
An Orca spouting in resurrection bay
Uh Oh someone's coming. I thought we had this place to ourselves.
I'm going to make a run for it and get to higher ground
What are those crazy guys doing over there?
Well Mom seems to think they're safe, let's get a good look.
They're boring, check out this flower.
Would you mind holding the back of that camera a little closer so I can really see my picture?
Bald Eagle coming in for a landing on the nest. Feet down, flaps, we want a gentle landing on those eggs.
A sea otter up on the rocks and out of the water for a moments rest on shore.
This is what a "raft of otters" looks like
Hang on tight junior, you never know what those guys in the boat are going to do next
I'll watch the baby, you lead them off in another direction.
Okay, I'll play cute over here and let them get close while you scram with junior.
Two bald eagles surveying the scene
Horned puffins watch us go by.
Grizzly on the mud flats looking for clams
I don't really like mussels, but if you smash these guys and lick there's some good stuff in with all the pieces of shell.
Hey buddy got any fresh ones you want to throw my way?
A closer look at turnagain arm
I'm headed your way
Two grizzlies demonstrate a real bear hug
okay let's kiss and makeup
Well they look like they enjoyed the show
In case you wondered.
Sometimes you get frustrated because the action is just too far away
But other times you hold your breath and hope they don't come any closer.
What do you think when you see this in your viewfinder?
This one's mine bro!!!
Well, are you coming or aren't you?