Stefano Unterthiner

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National Geographic photographer. Zoologist, conservationist and storyteller. Mountain Biker.

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Sub-adults Eastern Grey Kangaroos are playing boxing (kickboxing...). Shot on assignment for @natgeo
An Eastern Grey kangaroo in the first morning light. I’m still on assignment for @natgeo for the next weeks... yes!! Photograph by Stefano Unterthiner @stefanounterthiner.

#Australia #black #kangaroo #male #assigment #yes
A female red-necked wallaby and her joey. So funny to photograph this beautiful macropod. Shot on assignment for @natgeo. Photograph by @stefanounterthiner

#mother #Australia #young #time
An Eastern Grey Kangaroo at Murramarang NP, NSW, Australia. Here, kangaroos are a popular tourist attraction, but in many areas of the Country kangaroos are culled for their meat. Photographed on assignment for @natgeo. 
Photograph by @stefanounterthiner

#kangaroo #Australia #funny #culling #controversy #shooter #meat
A solitary wolf is moving through the snow in the Apennine, Central Italy. 
@stefanounterthiner
#wolf #snow #winter #Apennine #Italy #ecotourism #solitary
A male Sulawesi crested black macaque (Macaca nigra) photographed in Tangkoko: this tiny Nature Reserve protects the last forest with a viable population of this endemic and rare macaques. Crested black macaques are hunted for meat, kept as pets and threatened by a shrinking habitat. Unpublished photograph from my @natgeo magazine story ‘A Fight to Survive’ (March issue)

@stefanounterthiner 
#IUCN #redlist #Sulawesi #macaque #hunt #ecotourism #pets
A misty morning and a male brown bear. @stefanounterthiner
#bear #ecotourism #Finland #taiga #bearwatching
Two sub-adult Sulawesi crested black macaques playing in the Tangkoko Nature Reserve, Indonesia. Unpublished photograph from my @natgeo Magazine story ‘A Fight to Survive’ (March issue)

@stefanounterthiner

#IUCN #redlist #Sulawesi #macaque #play #ecotourism #forest
This odd-looking sub-adult male Sulawesi crested black macaque, named “Troublemaker”, is the opener image for my upcoming @natgeo Magazine story ‘A Fight to Survive’ (March issue). This is probably also one of my most famous photograph. 
@stefanounterthiner, shot on assignment for @natgeo

#IUCN #Sulawesi #macaque #black #beachside #punk #ecotourism #primate #redlist
A silhouette of a Lesser kestrel. This month, my new story 'The urban falcon' is featured by BBC Wildlife Magazine and in a 18-pages article by National Geographic Italy. A link to a new photo gallery in the bio. @stefanounterthiner. @natgeo #silhouette #Matera #bird #Magazine #article
In cold weather, a normally reddish brown ermine changes into its white winter coat: a perfect camouflage adaptation for this small and fast predator. Unpublished photograph from my @natgeo magazine story ‘Paradise Found’. To order a fine print, please use the link in bio. Thanks! @stefanounterthiner. #white #winter #snow #cold #perfect
A new photograph from my latest story ‘The urban falcon’. The story will be published next February in BBC Wildlife Magazine - and this image of a young Lesser Kestrel is the opener. @stefanounterthiner @natgeo #Matera #bird #BBC #wildlife #February #photograph