13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Monkey: Above the clouds, below the sun

I took this picture of a monkey at the top of Mt. Batur in Bali, Indonesia as I watched the sunrise. I had just climbed the volcano that morning, and was in the middle of a two-month backpacking trip through SE Asia.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2015
Photo Location: Mt. Batur, Bali (near the town of Kintamani), Indonesia
Camera: iPod touch
Copyright: © Nicholas Schcolnik