Moose photographer: “My hand was actually shaking…”

Wildlife photographer Sparky Stensaas of Duluth called in this bull moose for a photograph recently. (Sparky Stensaas photo)

Duluth naturalist and photographer Sparky Stensaas captured the photo above by calling in the bull moose on a recent September day. You can read about his exhilarating experience at his blog here.

Here’s a snippet of his account: “My hand was actually shaking…I eyed my ‘escape route’ one last time, wondering how fast I could really climb that birch…Because I could hear large branches breaking and the deep guttural grunt of a bull moose getting closer…”