A silverback Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) chews a mouthful of foliage while keeping watch over his family group.

Parc National des Volcans, Rwanda

Canon EOS 5D
Canon EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM + 2X teleconverter @ 350mm

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I have spent the better part of my adult life traveling the world searching for adventure and making photographs. The world is full of the marvelous. Nature is my inspiration. Enjoy!

Bruce J Robinson Photography

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Comments

  • ChrisCoombes
    ChrisCoombesabout 4 years ago

    Brilliant capture of an amazing creature. I cant wait to go back and see them again

  • Gary Fairhead
    Gary Fairheadabout 4 years ago

    Great shot in natural habitat. Excellent!

  • many many thanks!

    – naturalnomad

  • Franco De Luca Calce
    Franco De Luca...about 4 years ago

    Great shot congratulation on your feature!

  • Dennis Stewart
    Dennis Stewartabout 4 years ago

    Nicely captured and congrats on the feature. – Dennis

  • sjbaldwin
    sjbaldwinalmost 4 years ago

    You should consider yourself very lucky to be able to capture such a shot, great

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamalmost 3 years ago

    brilliant – great catch – u must have had an awesome african trip !

  • Many thanks Dean! Every moment in Africa was Awesome! Can’t wait to go back!

    – naturalnomad

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 3 years ago

    Very nice capture

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...almost 3 years ago


    19 January 2012 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesalmost 3 years ago

    2 Images per day 2012/01/20
    excellent capture!

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesalmost 3 years ago

    2012/01/20

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