Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Painted faces of the wild 猴面桃花 ...


Just after the other tourist were gone, our beautiful
friend came out from hiding and delighted me 
with this post ...

Location: Melacca Zoo 马六甲动物园
Date Taken: Sept 17th, 2010 01:13pm
Nikon D90, Nikkor AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6
ISO 250, 1/500s @ f/5, -1 EV, FL=130mm

43 comments:

Eyeliquor said...

Nice one Wong!
These animals are so fascinating!
These amazing colors they "wear"
Love his posture..
The "little" eyes..

Traveling Hawk said...

Wong, I see him like a sad clown.

Maria-Denisa said...

Looks...weird..Like a football fan in the middle of the game :)

bilsot said...

Looking at him I belive he' s monkeying us !!!!

Tommy Andre Nekkoy said...

What a charming guy - Well done

lashqueen (italia) said...

I had no idea that an animal like this exists! Thank you!

k. said...

"My ugly boy" that's the new song of Skunk Anansie it could be about this monkey :D

Ángel said...

Gran retrato, tiene fuerza esta fotografía y el mono se muestra altivo y orgulloso.
Abrazos

Wind said...

Ha ha
We have one of this kind of monkey , here in Bucharest at the zoo!
Very interesting face!
Good composition!
regards

francescbb@hotmail.es said...

Excellent shot!!! congratulations!!

Frank, Barcelona

http://balapertotarreu.blogspot.com

veredit said...

Wong, this is a stunnig Portrait of an imposing animal, amazing color and a perfect location!

Congratulations!

isabella

Serge said...

I like it very much!!!

Bob Bushell said...

Great Wong, absolutely remarkable picture of the monkey.

spunchops said...

Imagine if humans evolved from a common ancestor of the monkey in your picture. Women wouldn't need make-up. lol

Great photo!

Aretusa said...

Me gusta, nítida, con mucha fuerza. Llena de color.
Saludos

ρομπερτ said...

Looks as if he was dreaming of another place. A wonderful picture that tells many stories. Please have a good Thursday.

daily athens

Ken Mac said...

he looks ecstatic

Randy said...

I think he looks proud.

Line said...

Great composition and lovley funny sweet image! love it, makes me smile;O)
Line;O))))

Sciarada said...

Buongiorno Wong, a magnificent creature that has his face painted a natural art!

Joop Zand said...

BEAUTIFUL Close-up....well done Wong.

greetings, Joop

Anónimo de la Piedra said...

I like it

Costea Andrea Mihai said...

wow!! wonderful captures!!

Hemera said...

super :)

FRANKIE PAIN said...

kiss blu monky thank

Remi said...

Oh, what a handsome guy ..
nice picture .. :)

'Vasfiye Karoğlu.. said...

perfect photos :)

Eowina said...

Great shot. Baboon is focused on something... Great mood! Super colors! I really like! Greetings.
fotoeowina.blogspot.com

Claudia said...

A great picture! Congratulation!

Annelie said...

Nice Make up on this girl! LOL!
Maybe I will try it..... and look as coll as her/him!

Arti said...

Such a beautiful creature!I usually find animals in Zoo sad...wonder why we keep them there!Great photo, by the way.

Rafael Lam said...

Great photography blog! Nice to meet you!

Teresa Pérez said...

después de todo me resulta hasta guapo con ese maquillaje!!!!
Muy wapo!!!

ñOCO Le bOLO said...


It seems a very serious man.
Is he thinking about the global crisis?

regards

CR & LMA
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CIMPOACA LAURENTIU said...
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CIMPOACA LAURENTIU said...

great shot...super photo

Marcos Muñoz said...

excelente fotografia.

Luzia said...

He looks not really amused:-((( Hugs from Luzia.

Mariacininha said...

Thank you for your comments about my work, especially after I visited your blog and saw Wed amazing photographer you are. They are beautiful photos. I'll always come back here

Vic said...

Superb photo...very striking.

Costea said...

Very well captured moment.

A Brit in Tennessee said...

Spetacular colors, and such a handsome gentleman !
The timing on this shot was superb.

Fly said...

Great picture, well taken!
Have a peacefull weekend