Monkey Business! Macaque Takes Self-Portraits

07/05/2011 at 03:35 PM EDT

Monkey Takes His Own Picture
David Slater/Caters News/ZUMA
Smile, you're on camera!

A curious macaque discovered a new, very expensive toy when he came across a photographer in Indonesia's Tangkoko National Park.

After David Slater encountered this friendly monkey, the animal took to exploring his new find – and started snapping!





The crested black macaque wasn't able to see his own photos, but he had enough fun with the click of the camera to let out a grin!

Monkey Business! Macaque Takes Self-Portraits| Funny Pets

Photographer David Slater

David Slater / Caters News / ZUMA





Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Emma and Andrew: All About Hollywood's Cutest Couple
  • Prince George! More Yummy Photos

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

From Our Partners

Watch It

Latest Photos

Stars and Their Pets

Amber's Puppy Pick-Me-Up

From Our Partners



Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters