Creatures of the Night…

More of the amazing light creatures as part of Be The Light For The Wild at Taronga Zoo.

Pygmy Tarsiers

Pygmy Tarsiers

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 48 mm, 1/5 sec at f/8, ISO 100

Some giant animal lanterns have appeared at Taronga Zoo as part of the Vivid Sydney light and music festival to celebrate the park’s 100th birthday celebrations this year.

Many of these massive, brightly coloured lanterns, feature moving parts, interactive lighting and sound effects.

Marine Turtles

Turtles

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 34 mm, 1/3 sec at f/8, ISO 100

Note: These photographs (especially the wider shots) look much better when larger – so click any of the images below to see larger versions in an inline overlay slideshow gallery viewer.

Spider

Spider

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 62 mm, 1/2 sec at f/8, ISO 100

Crocodile

Crocodile

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 32 mm, 1/4 sec at f/11, ISO 100

Pygmy Tarsier

Pygmy Tarsier

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 70 mm, 1/6 sec at f/8, ISO 100

Vivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo is open each night 27 May – 18 Jun from 5:30pm – 9:30pm, with last entry at 9pm.

NIKON D750 + 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8 @ 36 mm, 1/4 sec at f/8, ISO 100