Funny Friends – Animals doing funny and cute things
The “Funny Friends” collection features photo prints of domestic and wild creatures engaged in normal behaviors that are funny and sweet, and are especially fun for children. The photos have a “paintography” technique applied to them that make them look like water colors. All of the activities are real. Framed and matted prints of this photos will be displayed at the Clinton Book Shop in Clinton, NJ, starting in April 2012. The framed prints are available for sale through the Clinton Book Shop. Prints only may be purchased via my online photo store at: http://www.shutterfly.com/pro/annefreemanimages/AnneFreemanImagesPhotoStore
Below: “Back Ends” features a mother elephant and young elephant walking away from a waterhole towards evening. The red dirt on their backs was from rolling in the mud by the waterhole. Taken in the Tarangire Wildlife Preserve, Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Bright Eyes” features a portrait of an alpaca peering through its pen at the Hunterdon 4-H fair. Tent lights and my flash are reflected in it large dark eyes. Taken in Ringoes, Hunterdon County, NJ.
Below: “Crazy Cow” features a Guernsey cow poking her head through a fence to grab a handful of long, green grass I’m holding for her. Photo taken in Lebanon Township, Hunterdon County, NJ.
Below: “Grass Hat” features a young male elephant covered with red clay dust and a clump of green grass on his head that he placed there while grazing. Photo taken in the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Hang Ten” features two mouse birds hanging in an acacia tree, which is how these birds roost naturally. Photo taken near the Ngorongoro Caldera Wildlife Preserve, Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Itchy” features a large male Burchell’s zebra scratching an itch on his belly by rubbing on a rock. Photo taken in the Ngorongoro Caldera Wildlife Preserve, Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Nap” features a photo of my friend’s tuxedo cat, “Atlas,” while he napped in the bright afternoon sun. Photo taken in Raritan Township, Hunterdon County, NJ.
Below: “Over and Above” features a photo a Maasai Giraffe looking at me from over the top of an acacia tree. Photo taken in the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Shy Girls” features two mares watching me from behind their fence. Photo taken in Clinton Township, Hunterdon County, NJ.
Below: “Who’s There?” features a male ostridge in mating colors, that stepped into my frame as I took a shot of a the vista. Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa.
Below: “Wormy” features a green frog with a caterpillar sitting on its nose. Photo taken at the Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope, PA.
View and purchase matted and framed prints from this series at the Clinton Book Shop, 12 East Main Street, Clinton, NJ, 08809. Purchase prints only on my online print store at http://www.shutterfly.com/pro/annefreemanimages/AnneFreemanImagesPhotoStore