This November at South Kamchatka Sanctuary I was fortunate to observe a family of bears, mother and two cubs born earlier this year. These animals continued with their business even when humans were around: this allowed me to witness several intimate and seasonal moments of their life. Such as this one, where a bear cub is investigating the properties of ice for the first time in his life. 

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