Thursday, 20 January 2011

Friends


Lake Baringo, Kenya

8 comments:

michelangelo in the kitchen said...

Magnificent photo of a noble prehistoric tortoise! What a beautiful and beguiling creature. The head and the legs reminds me of the dinosaurs! Spectacular!!!

Small City Scenes said...

Awww, ain't he sweet. MB

Y. Ikeda said...

Lovely!

elvira pajarola said...

She or He is just gorgeous!!
....and not at all shy! Curious and interested too!!

ciao ciao elvira

Joan Elizabeth said...

They seem so ancient and wise.

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

This is a lovely photo. I had two huge tortoises when I lived in Zimbabwe. We gave them to a game park when we left. Diane

Jacob said...

I've only seen these in zoos...quite amazing, really. Another great shot!

Stickup Artist said...

That's awesome! A great tribute to the idea that a longevity awaits one who takes life slow and easy! I'm glad the hand is there because it really puts his majesty in scale.