August 2, 2015

Orangutan, Borneo

Photograph by Yosuke Kashiwakura

An orangutan appears pensive during a jungle shower on the island of Borneo. Found in the wild only in Sumatra and Borneo, the endangered great apes spend much of their time in the trees of their tropical rain forest home, even sleeping aloft in nests of leafy branches.

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