Alaskan Harbour Seal
A common Harbour Seal swimming around the coastline of Seward Alaksa's Resurrection Bay.
Moose in the Wetland
Photographed this yearling moose near the roadside of some marshy wetlands, on an early spring morning in Algonquin Park, Canada. Moose with their salt deficient winter diets, come to the roadside to lick up the leftover winter road salt. This Moose just finished having a drink of the salty roadside water.
The Great White Bear
The Polar Bear is a powerful symbol of strength and endurance, and one of my most favorite animals. However, these beautiful creatures are being significantly threatened by warming arctic temperatures and melting sea ice. We in Canada, are fortunate we can still photography these amazing bears in the wild.
Sally Lightfoot Crab - Side Profile
Laying on my stomach on the sharp Lava Rocks of Genovesa Island, Galapagos, I captured this side profile image of a fearless Sally Lightfoot Crab.
Captured this Dragonfly, with his outstretched wings, perched on a small branch of a Yellow Birch Tree, at my cottage in the Algonquin Highlands of Ontario.
Captured this fearsome American Alligator laying near the wetlands of the Tamiami Trail in the Florida Everglades.
Ringo the Raccoon
Meet Ringo, an orphaned baby raccoon that we are raising until he is old enough to eat on his own and can be united with others of his kind at a Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre. Wildlife Centre's in Ontario are over capacity and don't have the manpower or resources to keep up, so we are doing our part to help out. Image taken at my home in Port Perry.
Sally Lightfoot Crab captures a Squid
A brightly colored Sally Lightfoot Crab dragging a captured Squid ashore, up a rock face, from the Pacific Coast. Image taken on Fenandina Island, Galapagos.
Spent about a half hour photographing this beautiful Eastern Moose as she grazed in some marshlands. Image taken in Algonquin Park, Canada.
Northern Sea Otter
Heading into Resurrection Bay from Seward, Alaska, I came across this Northern Sea Otter floating aorund enjoying the morning sun.
Moose in the Meadow
Captured this yearling moose, out in a marshy meadow, on an early spring morning in Algonquin Park, Canada.
Close-up of a Grant's Zebra, native to the Serengeti-Mara Region of Africa. Taken at African Lion Safari.
Galapagos Fur Seal and Pup
Laying on the sandy beach at Punta Suarez, Espanola Island, Galapagos, I captured this mother Galapagos Fur Seal and her young pup having an afternoon nap.
Lesser Dog-Like Bat
Walking along the rocky coastline of Costa Rica, I happened upon a small cave containing a colony of bats. This I believe is a Lesser Dog-Like Bat, although I'm not certain as Costa Rica is home to some 110 species of bats.
The Rothschild's Giraffe, one the tallest animals on the planet, is also one of the most endangered species of giraffe in the world, with less than 1500 known survivors.
© 2018 Malcolm Thornton
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