Photo of the Day: Alpine Ibex

Nothing but the Wild

Nothing but the Wild, Lac de Peyre, Col de la Colombière, Haute Savoie, France Photograph by Maxime Gilbert      I took this shot on an early morning in the French Alps and chose to convert it to...

Windy Skiing

Windy Skiing, Aravis Range, Haute Savoie, France Photograph by Bastien Dupuy Starting from La Clusaz ski resort, it is easy to move in neighbouring hanging valleys to have great steep runs in ...

In the Twilight with Alpine Ibexes

After my first encounter with a male alpine ibex crowned with a pair of magnificent horns at Lac Blanc back in the Summer of 2007, I fell in love with this place. Lac Blanc, located at 2352 meters altitude in t...

The Wreck of the Vonette

Photograph by Dariusz W     The remains of the three-masted schooner Vonette on the beach near Bray-Dunes in northern France, just a few meters from the Belgian border. Built in 1921, the 31 meter lo...

Étretat Sunrise

Photograph by Fabio Nodari        Etretat is an amazing spot of Normandy for landscape photographers. I was aware that to capture the essence of this spot I had to wake up early in the morning. I spent ...

Future Flight

Photograph by Jonathan Broutin I photographed this Old World Swallowtail butterfly caterpillar (Papilio machaon) during a walk with my labrador Darwin along a mountain stream in Vercors. Despite its na...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day - Into the Mountains, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France - Ulrik Hasemann

Into the Mountains

Into the Mountains, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Ulrik Hasemann Two climbers on Arête du Midi are heading into the mountains after three days of heavy snow fall.    ...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day - www.letsbewild.com - Alpine Start, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France - Ulrik Hasemann

Alpine Start

Alpine Start, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Ulrik Hasemann This shot was taken at 2:30AM from the camp spot on Col du Midi. The lights to the right are headlamps from peo...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day - www.letsbewild.com - Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset, Lac Blanc, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France - Yuzuru Masuda

Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset

Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset, Lac Blanc, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Yuzuru Masuda When the sun goes down behind the mountains, alpine ibexes come out to browse around ...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day - www.letsbewild.com - Frog in the Mirror, Lake Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France - Maxime Gilbert

Frog in the Mirror

Photograph by Maxime Gilbert    I took this photograph during an early morning; it was my first shot with my Sigma 150-500mm but for sure not the last!  Lake Annecy is France's second largest lake and ...