March 16, 2016

A Light Burden

Photograph by Alessandro Tramonti, National Geographic Your Shot

A young olive baboon (Papio anubis) clings to its mother’s back in Uganda’s Kibale National Park. The park is home to 13 primate species, including these baboons, so named because of their greenish gray coat color.

Tramonti's shot was recently featured in the Daily Dozen.

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5 comments
Luceli Gaze
Luceli Gaze

Not a burden at all, a joyous companionship, nice picture,

Olag Miuda Miuda
Olag Miuda Miuda


I like a lot of this photo. The framework , light, theme, and passion of the photographer. It translates me tenderness between living beings and the continuation of life with love .

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