Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Howling Wolves - Yellowstone National Park


Sometimes I get lucky. I found this pack of wolves howling very close to the road in Yellowstone's Hayden Valley. They were howling at two other packs that I could hear in the distance as they answered this pack. There were 9 wolves in this pack and hearing 9 wolves howl at close range is something I will never forget. I removed the ugly radio collars from two of these wolves using Photoshop Elements.
National Geographic Magazine asked for a copy of this photo(with radio collars) for possible publication, and then didn't use it in their last month's Wolf Wars story. Maybe they don't like radio collars either.
I have a lot of wolf photos. I will try to post one every Wednesday on this blog. Wolf Wednesday for those who like wolves.

1 comment:

  1. OMG! I would be beyond Happy to get a shot like that, in the wild!! Beautifully done!

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