Dwellers of Russia's Frosty North

PHOTO by Sergey Gorshkov / Lenta.ru

Wildlife photographer Sergey Gorshkov has spent the past several years working on his stunning project “The Russian Arctic”. As he traverses the country from east to west, the photographer creates portraits of Arctic animals in their natural habitats. He has already done work in Kamchatka, Chukotka, Wrangel Island and Taimyr. Gorshkov has published several photo albums, some of which are available for sale at the Big Argish Festival that is currently ongoing in Norilsk. Lenta.ru brings you Sergey Gorshkov’s photographs from Wrangel Island along with his comments.