Posts Tagged ‘Norway’

CRAG Law Center Fundraiser

Polar Bear on Iceberg, Svalbard, Norway

I was invited to donate a print of one of my Svalbard polar bear images to the CRAG Law Center‘s fundraising auction recently. The matted print sold for $676, and all of the funds going to support their legal efforts to restore and protect the Pacific Northwest’s environment. There’s a nice glow that comes with […]


Svalbard, Norway

Walrus, Svalbard, Norway

Two walrus swimming in shallows along Spitsbergen Island in arctic Norway. Photographed July 18, 2011 with Canon EOS 1D IV and 16-35mm f/2.8 lens using a SPL Waterhousings underwater housing. Exposure 1/200 at f/3.2 with ISO 800. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image


Ny Ålesund, Svalbard, Norway

Cruise Ship Polar Bear, Svalbard

It’s like I never left. The same frenzied packing, the same interminable flight from Seattle to Oslo to Longyearbyen. The familiar scramble to sort gear, buy up half the groceries on the island, prep the boat and somehow stow three weeks worth of too much gear and food into too small a boat. Somehow, it […]


Svalbard, Norway

Polar Bear, Svalbard, Norway

Remote camera view of young Polar Bear chewing on the two-year-old skeletal remains of a dead Fin Whale beached near Sallyhamna (Sally Bay) on Spitsbergen Island. We motored overnight to reach Sallyhammna and the final resting place of the dead fin whale we photographed two years ago. We motored into the bay at six in […]


Svalbard, Norway

Underwater Walrus, Svalbard, Norway

      Winner of the Underwater World division of  2011 BBC Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year Photographed July 29, 2008 in Tiholmane Islands with a Canon EOS-1Ds II camera and 16-35mm f/2.8 Lens at 1/160 and f/6.3. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image


Svalbard, Norway

Polar Bear, Svalbard, Norway

A large male Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) swims along the coastline near Sallyhamna (Sally Bay) on an early summer day. Photographed at Sallyhamna on Spitsbergen Island July 8, 2011 with Canon 1D IV with 600mm f/4 lens at ISO 200 Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image