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Copyright: Ho Tony (gracious) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1987 W: 0 N: 3151] (13068)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-08-03
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
Exposure: f/3.5, 1/320 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-08-04 20:46
Viewed: 3487
Points: 44
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, and found in the tropical rainforest in state of Sabah(Malaysia) amd Kalimantan, Sumatra of Indonesia.

This one is enjoying his lunch at the Auckland Zoo when I noticed him also enjoying the bright warm sunshine!

just sharing with you!
thank you

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  • jaycee Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2454 W: 10 N: 8044] (25460)
  • [2007-08-04 21:14]

Hi Tony,

Wonderful zoo shot of this orangutan. I'm not sure what he is doing but his mannerisms are so humanlike. I love the look of concentration on his face. Wonderful natural colors and razor-sharp details.


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  • arfer Gold Star Critiquer [C: 2731 W: 0 N: 0] (0)
  • [2007-08-04 22:01]

Hello Tony

Very well focused shot of this Orangutan.The fur detail is really good with excellent colours and details.TFS


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  • Mana Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1772 W: 36 N: 5597] (18598)
  • [2007-08-04 22:17]

Hi Tony,
Wonderful portrait shot of the Orangutan. I have seen one in the zoo here, they are such characters and so human-like. The lighting and focus are perfect and you have captured a nice expression here. Excellent POV to portray the scene and very nicely composed. Kudos.

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  • demeve Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 586 W: 12 N: 1682] (6165)
  • [2007-08-04 23:34]

Hi Tony,
Wonderful shot, the picture is very beautiful, she seems to be enjoying very much her lunch. Congratulations in a fine capture, great POV, composition, and excellent collors.. well done


Hi Tony,

Hi Tony,

Is this our brother ?? What a relaxing animal. I think that's she is eating. Sharp as usual. Naturel colours. great POV and composition. Cheers and TFS Bob

Hi Tony, this is a very beautiful shot, good note, very nice natural colors, well done,
Thanks for shared,

Hi Tony,
A nice capture of this orangutan. Very nice details and composition with good lighting. Thanks a lot for sharing.

Hi Tony,
Wonderful shot of orangutan,you have capture a nice moment.
perfect focusing and good lighting.
well done.

Great shot - good lighting - wonderful moment you captured. :) That expression is perfect!

hi tony,
lovely capture, liked the pose and the expressions, well composed shot with fine pov,
tfs & regards

selam Yny, funny shot and very good composition of this orang utan nice pov and bg with splendid colours. Well done my friend !
Regards ridvan

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  • PaulH Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1137 W: 26 N: 3879] (13882)
  • [2007-08-05 10:04]

Hi Tony,
what a great shot, you can see how closely related they are to us humans. Nice sharp detail and good exposure in bright light. He reminds me of one of my friends..

Hi Ho
Very nice shot of this Orang-utan,
Great focuisng lighting and compo,
intersting note,Welldone.

Good Luck

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  • Silke Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 729 W: 98 N: 1707] (5458)
  • [2007-08-05 13:25]

Superb composition and a wonderful expression: quite thoughtful I'd say

One superb image, Congrats...

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  • Juyona Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 2232 W: 10 N: 2971] (16891)
  • [2007-08-06 10:04]

Hola Tony,
simpático retrato,
colores y pov, excelente,
el orangutan está muy interesado en comer... jijij
saludos desde las Islas Canarias

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  • nglen Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2883 W: 30 N: 9683] (36145)
  • [2007-08-06 10:28]

Hi Tony. A very sharp shot of the Orang-utan.fine detail and colours. it has a lovely look on its face.well done TFS.

Hi Tony
What a lovely animal! And I've just learned a new thing: It's real name :) Thanks for this. Greetings

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  • jesst Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 368 W: 0 N: 172] (2441)
  • [2007-08-16 12:29]

AAgree with jaycee - very humanlike animal. Good work!

Hello Tony,
This fellow looks like very focused on what he is doing!
A pleasant composition, well balanced...
The animal is captured with great details in the fur coat, and the action is well documented!
Pablo -

Hello Tony,
I'm sure glad this one finds its way to NZ. Good details of the shot with good candid action too. Well kept lightings and depth.

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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
  • [2008-12-31 5:47]

Hi Tony,
a really nice and cute guy. I love looking at this guy muching and chewing. They were so warm and you found it in NZ.
Sharp and clear, the light is great to enhance it features and hairs.
Selamat Tahun Baru semoga gambar Tony akan bertambah hebat.


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