Tamarin

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin
(Leontopithecus chrysomelas)
This one moves freely around the grounds of Zurich Zoo.

Nikon P90

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Featured in:
Zoophoria Dec. 2009

Tags

animal, embarrassed, face, golden, monkey, nature, red, shy, tamarin, wildlife, leontopithecus chrysomelas

Comments

  • swaby
    swabyalmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic shot!

  • mamba
    mambaalmost 5 years ago

    Thanks, he let me come very close.

  • orchidrain
    orchidrainalmost 5 years ago

    hehe aw what a beautifull animal!

  • Thanks briarlee r, yes he’s very cute.

    – mamba

  • Ruth Lambert
    Ruth Lambertalmost 5 years ago

    A STUNNING shot! beautifully captured!

  • Many thanks Ruth. He was very patient with me.

    – mamba

  • Ruth Lambert
    Ruth Lambertalmost 5 years ago

  • Thank you very much indeed Ruth for the great honour.

    – mamba

  • redladyart
    redladyartalmost 5 years ago

    What great nails! :) This is a beautiful shot!

  • Many thanks Sharon. Yes the nails match the long elegant fingers.

    – mamba

  • redladyart
    redladyartalmost 5 years ago

    And I have to work and work to get my nails like that! ha ha ha….

  • Fortunately, I don’t have that problem (mamba)

    – mamba

  • silvercircles
    silvercirclesalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful portrait! Love it!

  • Many thanks again silvercircles also for adding to your favs.

    – mamba

  • wordsplaytoday
    wordsplaytodayalmost 5 years ago

    great capture

  • Thanks muchly for your comment.

    – mamba

  • BrettStevenson
    BrettStevensonalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent. Congratulations on the feature!
    Super Mario!

  • Many thanks Brett

    – mamba

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