After killing the wolf Ion Maxsimovic removes the trap from its leg and prepares to load it onto his snowmobile. There have been cases of wolves chewing off their own legs to free themselves from such traps. Sakha Republic, Russia.
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James is a multi award-winning film director and photojournalist. His in-depth photographic features have appeared in National Geographic, The Guardian, BBC, Sunday Times and many others, while his film work spans features, documentaries, commercials and music videos with clients ranging from Sony and Adidas to Vice and Mercedes Benz. James is represented by both Panos Pictures and Getty Images in London and is a Fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers. Find out more about James and his work.