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Cooling Off

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 1 November 2017 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Grizzly bear spotted at the Brookfield Zoo cooling off in the water and catching a few ZZzzzzz's.

Photo captured August 24, 2017.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 110 125 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

This hedonist knows the matter. It's quite clear. Funny picture.

1 Nov 2017 5:50am

claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Repos ...belle prise de vue ..

1 Nov 2017 6:37am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique cliché. )

1 Nov 2017 6:43am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Ha ha....time to rest ;-0

1 Nov 2017 7:38am

Martine from France

Je n'aime pas trop les animaux emprisonnés...

1 Nov 2017 7:46am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

1 Nov 2017 8:06am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


1 Nov 2017 8:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Haha, very nice shot !

1 Nov 2017 9:33am

Devi from Chennai, India

Aw!!! He is really cooling off ! Beautiful shot here !

1 Nov 2017 10:00am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


1 Nov 2017 10:07am

willy from Belgium

il en profite, apparemment Steven..

une très belle prise


1 Nov 2017 10:21am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Homo il est vraiment trop beau . Une magnifique photo

1 Nov 2017 10:31am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

:)) Sheltered from the sun, it's pleasant to take a bit sleeping, ! (think the bear)

(My condolences to the victims' families of NYC terror attack of this 31th October)

1 Nov 2017 11:26am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Lovely portrait.

1 Nov 2017 11:36am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

It's a hard life :) Lovely grizzly portrait

1 Nov 2017 11:36am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Wonderfully composed with a compliant bear to give you this straight-on portrait.

1 Nov 2017 12:01pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Oh this is adorable. What a fabulous image!

1 Nov 2017 12:36pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine capture of this bear taking a snooze. Well done.

1 Nov 2017 2:56pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Amazing animal, Beautiful capture.

1 Nov 2017 3:26pm

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Il s'ennuie ou il se repose? Belle image! Bonne journée.
Is he bored or is he resting? Nice picture! Have a good day.

1 Nov 2017 4:03pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Génial dans l'eau il se repose tête sur la pierre chaude superbe.

1 Nov 2017 4:12pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A gorgeous portrait! He just looks so peaceful and content sitting there in the water! A wonderful image!

1 Nov 2017 6:28pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful capture. He is so happy and peaceful. Excellent. :)

1 Nov 2017 6:29pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

He had to be hot in August! A cool capture of this hot fellow.

1 Nov 2017 7:19pm

mseguid from Es Castell-Menorca-I Balears, Spain

Beautiful portrait

1 Nov 2017 7:46pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I like this shot of tis guy having a cool snooze.

1 Nov 2017 7:57pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

yes cool!

1 Nov 2017 8:13pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Sleep immersed in water that delight...!

1 Nov 2017 9:54pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

It is probably dreaming of fishing in some raging river.

1 Nov 2017 9:56pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

tough to determine whether zoo animals are chilling out or bored to near tears

2 Nov 2017 2:05am

Remus from Portugal

Nothing better than cooling off the private parts.
Moment well caught.

3 Nov 2017 6:03pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Excellent image. I am yawning

4 Nov 2017 8:52am

Urspo from Phoenix, Afghanistan

I like this one!

5 Nov 2017 12:33pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

wonderful portrait!

6 Nov 2017 12:12pm

London Caller from London, United Kingdom

Aww, this is so cute!

3 Dec 2017 7:25pm

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