Into the Wild: Capturing the Planet’s Imperiled Ecosystems

July 31, 2012

By Conor Risch

© Florian Schulz/visionsofthewild.com

A mother polar bear and her cubs jump between ice floes to escape a male polar bear, Barents Sea, Norway. To see more images, click on the Photo Gallery link below.

For wildlife photographer and conservationist Florian Schulz, who has worked in some of the most remote wilderness in the world, telling engaging environmental stories requires nearly all-consuming devotion to his work. Schulz, a German photographer, built his career by spending extended periods of time making images that describe how an entire ecosystem functions. “I like to work on things in-depth,”...

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