I confess freely to you, I could never look long upon a monkey, without very mortifying reflections.
William Congreve

Lowry Park Zoo ~ Tampa ~ Florida ~ USA

Olympus SP570 UZ

(focal length : 520mm – 1/320s – f/4.5 – ISO : 64)


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Photography is not about cameras, gadgets and gizmos. Photography is about photographers. A camera didn’t make a great picture any more than a typewriter wrote a great novel.
Peter Adams

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  • JSS315
    JSS315almost 4 years ago

    Love these guys…..instant fav

  • Joseph T. Meirose IV
    Joseph T. Meir...almost 4 years ago

    Wow, what an exotic creature. Spectacular photo you made! Did you blur (love it btw) intentionally outside of the face? Creates dramatic comp.

  • Rusty Gentry
    Rusty Gentryalmost 4 years ago

    Great shot, brilliant title! xo, Rusty

  • rosalin
    rosalinalmost 4 years ago

    wow……wonderful capture !

  • Dwarkan
    Dwarkanalmost 4 years ago

    Stunning face… beauty can sometimes be so alien !

  • WhiteDove Studio kj gordon
    WhiteDove Stud...almost 4 years ago


  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...almost 4 years ago

    Francis, what a fantastic picture, what a amazing animal…that face is something else..wow!! I love the rest of you porfolio!!! wonderful!! Sherri :):)

  • autumnwind
    autumnwindalmost 4 years ago

    incredible image. wow! xoxooxoxoxoxo

  • Steve Farr
    Steve Farralmost 4 years ago

    Thats a classic!!!~S

  • Tammera
    Tammeraalmost 4 years ago


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