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Tim Laman

By | 2017-03-12T18:48:46+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Conservation|

The Bornean orangutan was officially listed as critically endangered, there is no doubt that orangutans are on the edge of extinction. Tim Laman, winner of both the Wildlife Photographer of the Year and The Wildlife Photojournalist Award Story, shows in his tragically beautiful images the story so far.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016

By | 2016-10-24T07:45:28+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Adventure, Compititions, Uncategorised|

A young male orangutan makes the 30-metre (100-foot) climb up the thickest root of the strangler fig that has entwined itself around a tree emerging high above the canopy. The backdrop is the rich rainforest of the Gunung Palung National Park, in West Kalimantan, one of the few protected orangutan strongholds in Indonesian Borneo.