fbpixel

Cousin


Posted by Des on Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:19 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 5 posts | 
Image
We share nearly 99% of DNA with chimpanzees. They are our closest cousins in the animal kingdom. Photographed in Kibale National Park, Uganda. It was great to be able to follow and watch the group go about they daily lives for a couple of days. A real privilege. This frame was made during a brief period of rest.

D850, 200mm, f5.6, 1/250th, ISO10,000, full-frame.
Regards,

Des
_____________________________________________________________

captivatingnature.co.uk

User avatar
Posted by:
Des
Forum Contributor
Location: UK
Posts: 761
Joined: 01 Jul 2010
Connect with me:

   

by david fletcher on Sat Sep 11, 2021 11:38 am
User avatar
david fletcher
Moderator
Posts: 26534
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Superb eye contact Des. An interesting facial expression.
Make your life spectacular!
 

by ADKShooter on Sat Sep 11, 2021 4:57 pm
ADKShooter
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1795
Joined: 05 Aug 2020
Location: Gloversville, NY
Member #:02167
Great eye contact and exposure in it's natural habitat. I wonder what it's thinking as it looks out at it's closest "cousin" ??
 

by Carol Clarke on Sat Sep 11, 2021 6:15 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 66291
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
Yes, its quite obvious with some politicians and world leaders, Des....... A fine portrait.

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Sat Sep 11, 2021 8:02 pm
User avatar
Cynthia Crawford
Moderator
Posts: 17066
Joined: 10 Jun 2006
Location: Vermont
Member #:00733
Interesting colors in the face- a moody look. Nice portrait!
Cynthia (Cindy) Crawford-Moderator, Photo & Digital Art
web site: http://www.creaturekinships.net
"If I Keep a Green Bough in My Heart, the Singing Bird Will Come"  Chinese Proverb
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
5 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group