Bear Watching in Finland – Kuusamo

Bear Watching in Finland – Kuusamo
Final part of my trip to Finland was bear watching in Kuusamo region. It is a great area if you wonder where to photograph bears in Finland, or do some Wildlife Photography in general. I would have prefered to take pictures of bears in the wild by myself, as I planned to do and as I did in Canada, but due to the weather conditions and my inexperience in Finland’s Wilderness, I booked a hide for my last day. After …

Haut Val de Bagnes – Valais – Switzerland

Haut Val de Bagnes – Valais – Switzerland
The Haut Val de Bagnes, in Valais canton of Switzerland, has been a protected zone since 1968. With a surface of 150 km2, this is the second biggest nature reserve in Switzerland, among its 1600 reserves, after the Zernez national Park. Hiking in the Haut Val de Bagnes will let you encounter the swiss Wildlife, with many ibexes (mountain goats, reintroduced in Bagnes from 1926), chamois and marmots. I didn’t see that many that day, even after exploring those mountains …

Swiss Wildlife

Swiss Wildlife
Hi photographers and nature lovers! It’s been a while since I published an article, but today, I will share with you a bit of the swiss Wildlife, with a brand new presentation of the articles and photos. Slowly, previous articles will start to look like this one, allowing to enjoy larger images. As everywhere in the World, Wildlife has to be respected and protected. Being a Wildlife Photographer, I really hope that my pictures will encourage you to do so. …

Zernez National Park, Switzerland

Zernez National Park, Switzerland
The Zernez National Park in Switzerland, is located in the Engadine area, in the Canton of Grisons. Only Switzerland National Park, and first national park in Europe, it was founded in 1914 (August 1, the Swiss National Day). Its history dates back to 1909, when Swiss naturalists wanted to protect nature from human activities in development. Inspired by the United States which already had many national parks, they founded the Swiss League for Nature Protection (LSPN), currently known as Pro …

Fox Cubs Playing

Fox Cubs Playing
Photos and video of little red fox cubs playing together, while waiting for their mum to come back to the burrow. It’s something rare for wildlife photographer to encounter scenes like the one I had a chance to see. I was happy to discover the den of a red fox family, near some fields and forest in Switzerland. I spent 5 hours photographing and filming the 4 little fox cubs playing together. I stayed camouflaged and remained silent during this …