Arctic Wolf

Arctic Wolf, originally uploaded by Marke Clinger.

To the best of my knowledge this is an arctic wolf. I was driving just outside of the city of Yellowknife, NT in Canada when it crossed the road in front of me. It stopped and posed on a berm on the side of the road. I think it was sizing me up for dinner.

I sat in the car, rolled down the back window and shot the picture of the arctic wolf through the rear passenger side of the car with a Nikon Digital Camera using the Nikon 80-400 VR Zoom Nikkor Lens. I have visited Yellowknife 4 or 5 times, but this was the only time I saw an arctic wolf. Probably because my customer likes to bring me up during the winter when it is 35 degrees below zero C. Actually it isn’t a […]