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Hang in There, Baby

I was fortunate to visit Bwindi Forest in Uganda for a gorilla safari while on a trip in eastern Africa. Contrary to popular notions, gorillas aren’t all that dangerous to humans, provided the visit is conducted responsibly, with experienced guides. It’s amazing to stand in the wild near a troop of these animals, some of them quite large, surprisingly playful, and displaying sometimes shockingly-human mannerisms.

TAGS: Africa, Uganda, Wildlife

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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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© Ted McCarthy.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2018
Total Views: 18
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 80D
Focal Length: 62mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO5000
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