• Aperture: ƒ/7.1
  • Camera: NIKON D3S
  • Taken: 20 November, 2012 17:18
  • Focal length: 700mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/640 s

Most of the time you hear but don’t see the monkeys, as they are in the canopy, high above you in a very sharp background – the sky.
If you’re lucky you get a few glimpses, and even more lucky if you can get a clear shot between the leaves.

Black-headed squirrel monkey (Saimiri boliviensis)

This was a quite large group, with an equally large Capuchin monkey group trailing them. In fact these two groups seem to have the grounds around Chalalan lake as their home range.