MICHAEL ZHANG, PETAPIXEL:
There are only an estimated 4,000 or so snow leopards surviving in the wild, and capturing a photograph of these elusive, endangered cats is notoriously difficult. Nikon recently sent wildlife photographer Vincent Munier on a dream photo expedition to Tibet in pursuit of snow leopard photos.
Munier’s ambitious project was aided by the company through its European Ambassador Programme, which gave Munier the means to make his dream photos come true, but the photographer still had to personally brave crazy conditions in Tibet.
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