Werner Bollmann – Soulful Eyes

Werner Bollmann – Soulful Eyes

Harp Seal pups are perfectly adapted to the harsh conditions of their icy nursery. Their coat is filled with air to keep them warm and its colour offers perfect camouflage in this white world. Nevertheless, this doesn’t help them too much when tens of thousands are killed by seal hunters every late winter. So this could be the last soulful glance a hunter gets until he smashes the little head with a club …

Location: Québec, Canada

Posted on 19.12.2013
Photo info - 07.03.2009: Nikon D300, 2.8/70-200mm, f8, 1/400s, ISO 200
Tags: canada harp seal ice pack ice phoca groenlandica quebec seal snow werner bollmann white wildlife photography
Werner Bollmann – Soulful Eyes

Werner Bollmann – Soulful Eyes

Harp Seal pups are perfectly adapted to the harsh conditions of their icy nursery. Their coat is filled with air to keep them warm and its colour offers perfect camouflage in this white world. Nevertheless, this doesn’t help them too much when tens of thousands are killed by seal hunters every late winter. So this could be the last soulful glance a hunter gets until he smashes the little head with a club …

Location: Québec, Canada

Posted on 19.12.2013
Photo info - 07.03.2009: Nikon D300, 2.8/70-200mm, f8, 1/400s, ISO 200
Tags: canada harp seal ice pack ice phoca groenlandica quebec seal snow werner bollmann white wildlife photography