The Look

Uploaded: August 26, 2006

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f/5.0 1/200 ISO 400 180mm (using Canon 70-300 IS).

Taken at Melbourne Zoo, Australia, in the brilliant Western Lowland Gorilla enclosure. This is Motaba - the resident silverback and father of the three youngsters. I waited a good 30 mins for him to turn around for a split second, as he generally turns his back to the crowd and typical of most primates, he does not like eye contact.


Comments

Susan Williams level-classic August 26, 2006

Beautiful work, Natalie. Congratulations! #510990

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