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Almost Human 2..
Gorilla Mother and Baby ..born 8 november 2012 at 20:45 in Rotterdam ZOO; this update after a month
Circumstances where far from Ideal..lamp light..dirty glass windows etceteras :-) But here we are again ..The Proud Mom and Baby
Camera used: Canon EOS 5DMarkII
Lens used: Canon DO IS USM 70-300mm
Shooting Information:
Shot in- RAW
Shutter Speed – 1/60 out of hand
Aperture Value – F5
ISO – 800
Focal Length 220 mm
Software :
Adobe Photoshop CS5


gorillas, animal babies, nature, zoos

Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything!

An Aaron Siskind quote

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  • Sharon House
    Sharon Housealmost 2 years ago

    M D F J I H

    I will go 2% more. This is a most amazing image…. just so heart touching ~ and I love it!!!!!

    F Y G F S I A

  • Hello Gf S
    Thanks so much for your nice comment..and yes we see a proud Mom here :-)
    Greetings from Holland :-)

    – John44

  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyalmost 2 years ago

    Well done John

  • Thanks Tim.. always a pleasure to see you in my corner

    – John44

  • lynn carter
    lynn carteralmost 2 years ago

    l really love this shot, so tender xx

  • Hello Lynn .. yes this Mommy Gorilla is an ICON for Mother hood :-)xx

    – John44

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenalmost 2 years ago

    Op het juiste moment genomen……bijzonder mooie foto!

  • Hallo Ellen en bedankt voor de leuke reactie
    weetje.. als je daar staat is het zoooo ontzettend menselijk….
    Heel aandoenlijk

    – John44

  • Josie Jackson
    Josie Jacksonalmost 2 years ago

    Beautiful touching moment you have captured here John, love it :o)x

  • Hi Josie and thanks for the nice comment all the way from Tazz :-)x

    – John44

  • Maisie Sinclair
    Maisie Sinclairalmost 2 years ago

    Fantastic, beautiful image!

  • Thanks Maisie.. glad you like it

    – John44

  • larry flewers
    larry flewersalmost 2 years ago

    what a great portrait

  • Glad you like it .
    Many thanks

    – John44

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 2 years ago

    Fantastic work John …

  • Thank you so much for the great comments Tom

    – John44

  • Kelvin Hughes
    Kelvin Hughesalmost 2 years ago

    Well done John Fantastic work ,

  • thanks for popping in and the great comment Kelv

    – John44

  • Penny Rinker
    Penny Rinkeralmost 2 years ago

    very nice capture.

  • Glad you like it .
    Many thanks

    – John44

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