14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Monkeys grooming in low light

These Critically Endangered Sulawesi crested black macaques were taking time to groom each other in the shade in Tangkoko Forest, North Sulawesi. I love the way the light falling through the canopy illuminates them like a spotlight on a stage.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2014
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Indonesia
Camera: NIKON D5100
Copyright: © Lucy Radford