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A Cormorant Fisherman casting his net.
Gili cat watching sunrise
Moon over Tucson
Blue-and-Yellow Macaw
The Milky Way Through the Arch
One Hot Blue Heron
Endless light
Blue-and-Yellow Macaw
Texture of caught fishes
Elusive Ghost Elk of Cataloochee
Frog hanging out on a pumpkin plant
Silverback in Waiting
ANA at home
Hand of the Silverback
Walking to the wedding
A view through the window of a sail
Inverted eye in the sky
School children, Hampi, India. 2017
New York Skyline
The red city. Menara.
A man crossing the subway
Spider wrapping prey
Two lives!
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Silverback in Waiting

This young silverback lives in a troop with a dominant male who he eventually will challenge. Eventually, one or the other will need to leave the troop. Being in the midst of these gentle giants in the wild, is a privilege. And to think, we almost allowed them to become extinct!

TAGS: Gorilla, Portrait, Primate, Uganda

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Escondido, California, United States of America
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© Carla DeDominicis.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2017
Total Views: 73
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 1, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D4
Focal Length: 95mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1250
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