It has just been announced by NOAA and NASA that 2016 was the hottest year on record - EVER - since modern record-keeping began in 1880! The big melt will continue and it will have massive consequences for all of us. I photographed the Greenland ice shield during late winter...
by florianschulzvisuals 1 year ago | via Instagram

Two fin whales come to the surface after hunting for sardines or krill in the depths. I have had the chance to spend quite a bit of time in my back yard lately – the bay of La Paz. Every day I head out with my cousin @ben_lanius we come...
by florianschulzvisuals 1 month ago | via Instagram

After migrating for thousands of miles a Dunlin rests in the mud flats of Copper River Delta in Alaska. A few weeks ago I still observed these little Sandpipers in Baja California, Mexico. I practically was laying in the mud to get this low angle shot for a more intimate...
by florianschulzvisuals 1 month ago | via Instagram

I just posted one of my all-time favorite images to @natgeo and got a lot of questions about how the photograph was taken. It was part of a multi-year quest to document polar bears for my book “To The Arctic” and #natgeo story. A dead fin whale had washed ashore...
by florianschulzvisuals 1 month ago | via Instagram

I photographed these two muskox bulls during a blizzard in Arctic Alaska. With the wind chill the 30 below felt more like -60. For the muskox however, the cold did not seem to matter at all. The more time I spent with the muskox the more I learnt how perfectly...
by florianschulzvisuals 5 months ago | via Instagram

There is hardly a greater wildlife spectacle left in North American than the massive caribou migration of the Porcupine Caribou Herd. Every year about 200 000 caribou migrate to the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to give birth to their young. Migrating close to 3000 miles it...
by florianschulzvisuals 6 months ago | via Instagram