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Nilgiri Langur


Posted by clement on Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:01 pm

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Another Vulnerable species from Westernghats, India.
An endemic as well. Again Habitat destruction, hunting for its fur and meat has taken it to this vulnerability. An extremely shy species and after many years of trying to get a good image, first time made some decent images this month.

D5, 500mm + 1.4xTC
ISO 1600, f8, 1/250 shutters
Valparai, Anamalai Tiger Reserve, India. 

You can see the larger picture here.. http://www.indianaturewatch.net/displayimage.php?id=620123

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by Carol Clarke on Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:58 am
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It looks like a carefully chosen perch with good support for this handsome langur to pause a while, and well done getting all of that impressive tail in frame!

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by david fletcher on Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:42 am
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Super framing and use of habitat Clement!
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by Cynthia Crawford on Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:52 pm
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Wonderful success- love the long tail and expressive face. So glad you are sharing these photos and telling their stories.
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