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Face Off

Face Off
Photograph by Norbert Rosing

Like defensive linebackers, Arctic muskoxen stand flank to flank in defiance of any intruder that moves too close to the herd. Males, females, and young hang together for protection—the males, seen on either side, are larger bodied and have bigger horn bosses than the females.



Camera: Leica R8
Film Type: Fujichrome Provia 100
Lens: Apo-Telyt-R Module 560mm f/4
Weather Conditions: Overcast skies
Time of Day: Late afternoon
Lighting Techniques: Not recorded


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