Black and white, white on black, gray and grey, midtones, halftones, and overtones of monochrome....
undercover

orangutan right up by the glass, napping under a burlap sack.

seemed to enjoy peeking at the passersby as much as they enjoyed peeking back. the burlap camouflage was good enough that a couple people walked right past without noticing. i almost did too.



6 comments so far...

GSoares June 15, 2010, 02:58 AM
:o)
Martina Weber June 15, 2010, 05:17 AM
a perfect ape portrait !
Fenja June 15, 2010, 06:42 AM
!
anjaeichler June 15, 2010, 08:28 PM
awwwwww
striatic June 16, 2010, 05:50 AM
the eyes have it i think.

apparently the orangutans are difficult to keep mentally occupied but i saw the keepers had given them some crayon to play with and they really liked that. one of them used the crayon to scribble on a white plastic pipe piece they'd also been given to play around with.

anita June 16, 2010, 08:08 AM
Cool!




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