Photograph by Stefano Unterthiner @stefanounterthiner.

A male Sulawesi crested black macaque (Macaca nigra) tries to watch his own reflection in the mirror of a motorbike parked along a forest road, in the Tangkoko Nature Reserve. Crested black macaques are critically endangered: they are hunted for meat, kept as pets and threatened by a shrinking habitat. Unpublished photograph from my @natgeo magazine story โ€˜A Fight to Surviveโ€™ (March issue)

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