Critically endangered Sumatran Orangutan

Canon EOS 40D, Canon 100-400 IS lens, F5.6, 1/100sec, ISO 400


orangutan, ape, primate, endangered species, animal, nature

My favourite artist, Vincent Van Gogh once said “the way to know life is to love many things” and I hope those words are reflected in my photography.

Thanks for visiting and I hope some of my work resonates with you or inspires you as I am by other photographers’ amazing work here. Please feel free to explore and leave any comments.

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  • LydiaBlonde
    LydiaBlondeover 2 years ago

    Excellent shot

  • Thanks Lydia:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Ladyshark
    Ladysharkover 2 years ago

    Fabulous clarity! Great shot!

  • Thanks very much Lori, lucky with the lighting:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Kymie
    Kymieover 2 years ago

    That is a stunner Jill

  • Thanks so much Kymie, glad you like:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Jordan Miscamble
    Jordan Miscambleover 2 years ago

    Absolutely beautiful!

  • Thanks so much Jordan, and thanks too for the invitation:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Rickster1
    Rickster1over 2 years ago

    He sees things we as humans choose to ignore
    Well portrayed Jill

  • Thanks Rick, I think you’re right, they are gorgeous creatures:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Sophie Lapsley
    Sophie Lapsleyover 2 years ago

    A captivating image, stunning work

  • Thank you very much for your kind words Sophie:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Deborah Clearwater
    Deborah Clearw...over 2 years ago

    Gorgeous – fantastic texture – love it

  • Thanks Deborah, am glad you like:)

    – Jill Fisher

  • Nicole Besch
    Nicole Beschover 2 years ago

    WOW…what a beautiful Orangutan portrait! A fantastic face expression!!! Fav.!

  • Thanks so much Nicole, she was full of character :))

    – Jill Fisher

  • Adrian Kent
    Adrian Kentover 2 years ago

    Exquisite portrait, stunning work Jill, welcome to South West Art and Photography!

  • Many thanks for you lovely comment and thanks for the welcome Adrian ~ cheers

    – Jill Fisher

  • normanorly
    normanorlyover 2 years ago

    Great shot love it

  • Thanks very much for your lovely comment ~ cheers

    – Jill Fisher

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