Polar bear vs Canon lens

Haha, what a riot. A couple of German photographers dropped a Canon 70-200mm 2.8 IS lens into a polar bear exhibit while taking pictures of animals at the zoo. Naturally, the bear tried to eat it. Now we’re wondering if the lens had a filter on it — this can only give ‘polarised lens’ a whole new meaning.

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