Culture Art & Media Photo: Portrait of the World's Bravest Wildlife Photographer By Melissa Breyer Editorial Director Hunter College F.I.T., State University of New York Cornell University Melissa Breyer is Treehugger’s editorial director. She is a sustainability expert and author whose work has been published by the New York Times and National Geographic, among others. our editorial process Melissa Breyer Updated August 13, 2020 Bill Amidon / Flickr Share Twitter Pinterest Email Culture History Travel Sustainable Fashion Art & Media Holidays Community Usually for our Photo of the Day we feature an image of the beautiful natural world with little reference to humankind. But when this shot by Bill Amidon came through our pool ... how could we resist? The whole thing begs the question, did our brave photographer get sprayed?? Bill writes: Mayhem on the deck ... as a half dozen baby skunks discover cat food. Though they rambled over everything, including my feet, and a couple needed to be escorted out of the house, there was never a trace of odor. Too stinkin' cute, minus the stink. Would you like to see your nature photo featured as the TreeHugger photo of the day? Join TreeHugger’s Reader Photo Pool on flickr and add your pictures to the group.