Animals from the San Diego Zoo & Sydney Zoo

Pictures taken of both captive and non-captive wildlife. The captive shots came from The San Diego Zoo, Sydney, Australia (Taronga Zoo) in January 2004, and Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum in March & October 2005.

(s = 35mm, m=6x7 Medium Format, l=4x5 Large Format, d=Digital)

Butterflies, Tubac, Arizona (d)



Hummingbird, Oro Vally, Arizona (d)


Turtle Big Island, Hawaii (d)



Hippo (s)



Lion (d)



Lion (d)



Tiger (d)



Hippo (s)



Polar Bear drying out! Yes, he is above water.  I used a fast shutter speed to crystalize the flying droplets of water (s)



Lion, licking his chops (s)



Friendly Polar Bear Wrestling (s)



Giraffe Grooming (s)



Giraffe (s)



Mountain Lion Sonoran Desert Museum. (d)



Cactus Wren gathering nesting material from a Saguaro Cactus. (d)



Coyote. (d)



Unknown (s)



Unknown (s)



Zebra (s)



Rabbit (non captive), Scottsdale Arizona (d)



Lizard (non captive), Scottsdale, Arizona (d)



Butterfly, Kauai, Hawaii (d)



Endangered Monk Seal (non captive), Poipu, Kauai (d)



Dolphins, Napali Coast, Kauai (d)



Dolphins jumping at sunset, Pacific Ocean near Encinitas, California (d)



Resting Turtle, Big Island, Hawaii (d)


© 2009 John Miranda