17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Vervet monkeys, frightened by an elephant, sprint from the top of a hill towards the safety of the trees. They move quickly on the ground, but the treetops are where they are most at home.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Mkuze, South Africa
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © Bence Mate