Scintillant Hummingbird by Judd Patterson, via Flickr. This is the first of many Costa Rican bird photographs that I'll upload! It was a fantastic trip, where I was able to see more than 100 lifebirds. The climate and people were both amazing!
Mother Gorilla Hugs Baby by Evan Animals on Flickr. "A mother gorilla gently hugs its 3 year old baby. One of the best things about watching the great apes is to capture a moment like this when they do something so human like."