Roy Mangersnes - Arctic spring

 

Even if the temperature is still way down on the blue the Svalbard Ptarmigan is already thinking about spring, summer and mating. The male welcomes the slight warming rays of the sun, while the background is still in the freezing cold shadow. This is the Arctic spring.


Location: Svalbard, Norway

Tags: Arctic, svalbard, Svalbard Ptarmigan



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Comments

  1. Jordi Pagès said:

    02/03/2015 10:25

    Super original, well composed and catching! Good work!

  2. Lasse said:

    02/03/2015 11:24

    Vackert, vackert !!

  3. marie élisabeth mehravar said:

    02/03/2015 20:35

    fresh air in my mind when I see your photos thanks