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Eyes to the Soul

By martinl  
On Monday last week we headed to Chester Zoo as we've not been for a long time before going on to Liverpool.

One of the Mandrills sat just appearing to be staring wistfully into space. Never shot in a zoo before so something quite new for me.

Tags: Mono Chester zoo Captive Eyes Ape Monkey Mandrill Pets and captive animals

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LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2014 7:20PM
A thought provoking shot and a brilliant mono conversion.
fazzer 11 54 7 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2014 7:48PM
superb processing Martin, a beautiful mono
Hello Martin - wistful is just the right word, and really like this composition and treatment.

Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
4 Nov 2014 4:28AM
Love those eyes. He almost looks human, or human feelings I should say.
Superb photography, lovely light and beautiful detail. I just love the expression on his face. SmileSmileSmile
BIGRY1 8 3 8 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2014 6:20PM
Not your usual genre but this is superb. Great processingGrin
martin.w Plus
18 602 24 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2014 10:52PM
Beautifully converted and love the expression captured Smile
derekhansen 11 210 24 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2014 8:35PM
An absolutely superb mono conversion Martin.

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