Black Bear - a little too close for comfort because I didn't notice him at first. He ran before I could start backing away. Scattercreek area near Olympia, Wa
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Great shot! He does look curious peeking over the foliage.
A perfectly uncommon catch. He's thinking, "To prey or not to prey?"