Kamchatka is a place where one can feel part of wildlife

Sergey Gorshkov really enjoys to photograph bears. He is one of the few photographers who can capture the detail of a brown bear’s life in its habitat. His specialty is working in close contact with his subject. He prefers to use a wide angle lens at close range - which is precisely the way he has managed to make his shots of bears unique. His favorite place for taking his photos is Kamchatka: “This krai (region) has special, magical powers. Kamchatka is the only place humans can feel a part of the wildlife. I always have a desire to visit it so I can experience this great feeling of freedom. I love Kamchatka very much, and will continue to love it".



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Interview with Gorshkov

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6 comments:

  1. It really seems a magical place. Amazing pictures - I think you need to be a little bit of a wizard to be able to get that close.

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  2. Really interesting for one of my future travels!
    Ciao Marco

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  3. Dani D, yes he is wizard. :)

    Ciao, Marco. There are so many interesting places in Russia. I will post more stories and photos.

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  4. I'm SO jealous!! Especially loved the picture of you sitting there with your camera and the mama bear and her babies up close and personal!!
    Nice job!! :)

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  5. Louise, it's not me, it's Sergey Gorshkov. :)

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  6. Animal encounters are certainly one of those things that you really need to experience as a traveler. Seeing them in their natural habitat is beyond amazing!

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