Conversation

The last bodybuilding champion of the USSR and the former president of the Bodybuilding Federation, Kirill Dubkov, has drastically changed his career. Currently, Kirill is busy with breeding Alaskan Malamutes. When the photographer asked Kirill about the similarities between bodybuilding and dog breeding he said it is not much different, it’s a source of happiness and enjoyment. Photograph by Anton Dotsenko

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Sushi

A brown bear catches a salmon in its mouth while hunting for food in Russia’s Kurile Lake. The lake, located in a volcanic crater, is host to one of the largest salmon spawns in Asia. 
Reblogged from National Geographic

Stilts? 

Your Shot photographer Mike Korostelev captured this action-packed close-up of a walrus, its back against a breaking wave, in Cape Vankarem in Chukotka, Russia. “Every autumn walruses swim to this rookery,” Korostelev writes. “One day, walking along the beach away from the rookery, I came across a lone walrus … sleeping on the shore, its tusks [stuck] in the sand. I carefully crept up to it and photographed it with a wide-angle lens.”
Reblogged from National Geographic