European wildlife: Muskox (Ovibos moschatus) in the process of charging another male, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway.
It is hard to decide on the right shutter speed to capture some of the action of a charging muskox. It is trial and error and to some degree also about forcing luck by spending a lot of time and making lots of images. In this case I chose to slow the shutter speed down to 1/125 seconds and panned the camera and lens along with the fast moving animal. The rear of the animal is partially blurred because of the motion and kicked-up snow, while the head is still sufficiently sharp; exactly what I was looking for! ... and the white snow in foreground and background did the rest.
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