I really felt bad for this little guy, no one hanging around him. He pretty much looked around every once and a while yet didn’t move from his spot for about 15 minutes. Taken at the local zoo in Buffalo. Nikon D700


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  • Lydia Griffiths
    Lydia Griffithsover 4 years ago

    This is so sweet. Poor little chap!

  • Lydia thank you!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • LjMaxx
    LjMaxxover 4 years ago

    Beautiful Jeff. I have seen many from the zoo have this sense about them. Saddens me too. Your image captures this perfectly.

  • Lj thank you so much hun! It is pretty sad when you see them like this!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • Scott Denny
    Scott Dennyover 4 years ago

    Works great as BW…nicely composed.

  • Scott thank you young man!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • barnsis
    barnsisover 4 years ago

    The title could not be more perfect, the image screams the title.

  • Byron thank you for the awesome comment! This is my fav of the day! Came out exactly as I wanted it too!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • RickGeorge
    RickGeorgeover 4 years ago

    A very powerful and emotive image Jeff…guess this is what happens when you live in a cage. When will we stop playing god…

  • Richard I don’t believe that will ever happen! Thanks

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • Catherine Fenner
    Catherine Fennerover 4 years ago

    This really packs a punch. Great capture. Good composition and exposure. Good choice of monotone.

  • Catherine thank you so much for the wonderful comment!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • Rick  Friedle
    Rick Friedleover 4 years ago

    Great shot!

  • Rick thank you so much!

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • ally617
    ally617over 4 years ago

    Heartbreaking and beautiful. Black and white is perfect.

  • Allison thank you so much for the nice comment! It is a shame to see them like this.

    – Jeff Palm Photography

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 4 years ago

    Your cohosts,
    Cee and Chris

  • Berns
    Bernsover 4 years ago

    Stunningly beautiful, I LOVE thi, on my to buy list!

  • Berns thank you so much

    – Jeff Palm Photography

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