Silverback Gorilla - yeah thats a good way to feel
"Silverback Gorilla in Africa" by Benjamin Thomas: This photo was taken in Rwanda at Volcanoes National Park. After trekking for over nine hours through thick mud, dense brush, bamboo forests and stinging nettles we located a family of gorillas and this magnificent silverback seemed to strike a pose — as if he did it every day. He was within arms reach as I took this photo. Shortly after this photo he decided he had enough and, pounding his chest, scrambled right past us and back into the…
"Gorilla" by Greg Brown: This photo taken when trekking in the Virunga Mountains of Rwanda. We came across a family of about 23 gorillas — the boss silverback, females with young, and several junior males. It was a great experience being able to be in the presence of such creatures!
"The Gorilla in Thought" by Alok Juneja: A two hour walk through the dense impenetrable forest - Bwindi (Uganda), awaits a breathtaking encounter with the mountain gorillas. We tracked the Nshongi family of 10 with a new born! Time stops when we observe o
"I'm a Head-Turner" by Sushmitha Reddy: This baboon was out in the early hours on one of our safaris in Maasai Mara, Kenya. The spark in his eyes was shining so bright in the golden light that I couldn't resist taking this portrait.
"Looking at You" by Marian Herz: I was visiting the gorillas in Bwindi park. The family was quite close and most were on the ground and in a relatively open space. We watched as they ate and groomed. I waited for one to look directly at me and took the shot.