Polar bear on fast Ice, Irminger Point, Nordaustlandet, Svalbard, Norway

Hello everyone, thanks for the comments i appreciate it! We were on a yacht and as you know polar bears doesn't have a instinctive fear. The polar bear litteraly came right up to the yacht. For that moment you will all know, photographers doesn't seem to think rational. So i took this photo with a monopod hanging it upside down. Still just about 2 metros from it. I was really scared as well i must admit. We couldn't go anywhere with the yacht at that moment though. Right after this the bear stood on its hind legs looking over the yacht, resting its front paws on the yacht's deck........ Definitely one of the most amazing moments of my life.

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