Tiny Dancer

© Rona L. Schwarz

Tiny Dancer

Uploaded: September 29, 2014 | Entered: September 29, 2014 20:28:36

Description

Nikon D810, 1/200 sec @ f/13, ISO 250, Nikkor 80-400 mm f/4.5-5.6, VR @ 400mm.
Taken at the Indianapolis Zoo's Simon Skjodt International Orangutan Center, an incredible new exhibit designed to stimulate the ape's physical, social, and intellectual abilities. This is Nicky, who at 127 lbs, is not exactly "tiny" but she is one of the newest members of the 8 orangutans who call this facility home. Here she is traveling 80 feet off the ground along cords of braided steel. A visually stunning exhibit and well worth a visit (Kathy S take note)!

Comments

Kathy Salerni level-classic September 29, 2014

I am taking note Rona! A great capture of this tight roper! I love it! She looks like Indah from the San Diego Zoo! #1588948

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 30, 2014

Very cute. They are so much fun to watch. #11148352

Michelle Alton September 30, 2014

She appears to be having a GREAT time. Warms my heart, especially after my recent zoo experience. #11148438

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 30, 2014

Enjoying being the center of attention, too cute Rona! #11148607

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