Six Week Old Snow Monkey

Snow-less Monkeys – A Summer Visit Travelogue (Podcast 480)

A few weeks ago, I took my new Canon EOS 5Ds R over to the Monkey Park at Jigokudani, where we photograph the Snow Monkeys for the first three days on my Winter Wonderland Tours. This though was the first time I've visited during the summer, so the now Snow-less...

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4 Comments
  • Fulin S
    Posted at 00:35h, 20 July Reply

    The sleepy newborn is a clear winner.
    I hope the white baby could grow bigger.
    The white baby could be the monkey king!!

    • Martin Bailey
      Posted at 14:00h, 17 February Reply

      Sorry for the late reply Fulin. I missed your post until today.

      I was back at the snow monkeys two weeks ago, and I heard that the white monkey turned dark over about three months. He’s healthy and strong apparently, so all is good.

  • Akua Lezli Hope
    Posted at 11:55h, 17 February Reply

    Thank you for sharing these gorgeous photos! I’m trying to design a crocheted snow monkey and am trying to understand their limb proportions, ear shape — their faces are so handsome.

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