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Brown bear eating hooligan
May 10, 2006

Brown bear eating hooligan

This brown bear is fishing for
hooligan on the Chilkoot River. It was overcast, and
late in the day, so to get this image I was shooting
at 1/40 sec. Thus, the bear's movement and camera shake are
evident. But, it is the first bear I have seen this year.

Canon EOS 350D ,Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM
1/40s f/5.6 at 600.0mm iso1600
Canon EF 2X II Extender full exif


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Ron Gile09-Dec-2007 00:13
You can tell by the width of this one skull that this is one BIG bear. This has to be over 1000 pounds. Very nice capture of a big bore.
Marco Valk12-Oct-2006 17:26
What an impressive bear; great shot!
Lloyd & Sandy Spitalnik14-May-2006 05:10
Boy, those hooligans have predators coming at them from all sides! This bear looks pretty well fed. Great shot! Sandy
Kathy Pedersen12-May-2006 04:16
WOW, what a capture!!!
René Lortie11-May-2006 23:48
Lucky he did not change his mind and menu to hunt photographers ;-)
Great catch.
Guest 11-May-2006 16:08
Excellent capture Ron, he's a big'un for sure!
Bryan Murahashi11-May-2006 15:13
Great shot. I hope that's a wide river.
Tom Munson11-May-2006 14:46
Gret shot Ron. He looks very healthy.
Bob Foisel11-May-2006 14:28
I think the key work is shake, Excellent composition. I'd be shaking with excitement and glee while scared.
Peter Stahl11-May-2006 13:57
He looks very aware of you. Scarry! Nice capture Ron.
SageCreek Images11-May-2006 13:19
Lunch is served...nice capture Ron...
carol j. phipps11-May-2006 13:10
And, a big bear he is; great capture in the wild. Well done.
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