Saturday, July 22, 2017
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
  Total images: 9,296   Total comments: 32,310   
Login or Register to upload an image.
  Orangutang print. Not sure what it is.

Orangutang print. Not sure what it is.
Image credit: © sweepea

Uploader comment: I am trying to figure out what happened in this picture. It was taken with a digital camera.The zookeeper had said this orangutang was in dismay because of a recent separation of her and her child. She began cradling her arms as if she was rocking a baby,i thought it was cute. I snapped it and went home to upload it. I immediately thought it was my fingerprint, however, looking closer, my finger doesnt have an oval shape in the middle. Definitely NOT a fingerprint.Also a ball of light??Anyone take a guess?

   

 
Comments on this image:
Comment icon #10 Posted by newbloodmoon on 13 September, 2005, 18:07
maybe you got a pic of the monkies butt print on the glass. Just a thought.
Comment icon #9 Posted by sweepea on 14 September, 2005, 0:28
Yeah, possibility huh. He just sat on my camera and then went back to his log. Yeah, right.
Comment icon #8 Posted by bible boy on 14 September, 2005, 1:32
Thats a chimpanzee, not an orangutan.
Comment icon #7 Posted by captain_geek on 14 September, 2005, 2:32
Yep, that's a chimp. That could be any kind of smudge or mark on the glass of the enclosure that isn't readily detected by the human eye but is enhanced by the flash of the camera and then pick up by the film. Or in this case, the memory chip.
Comment icon #6 Posted by sweepea on 14 September, 2005, 3:42
whatever, chimp, orangutan, monkey. All on the same boat. Anyway, there was nothing in front of the thing, no glass, i wasnt far from the animal. That was a good thought though.
Comment icon #5 Posted by arsenik on 14 September, 2005, 3:49
I wonder, was it taken from behind a plastic or glass wall?
Comment icon #4 Posted by sweepea on 14 September, 2005, 10:53
No, there was nothing in front of me when I took this picture.
Comment icon #3 Posted by darth nooch on 14 September, 2005, 11:17
What zoo do you go to where you can get so close to a monkey like that? They throw s#@t at everyone. There had to be some kind of enclosure. It's a reflection of the glass, nothing more.
Comment icon #2 Posted by accused pheonix on 14 September, 2005, 20:37
I'm Pretty sure that when Sweepea said there was nothin there, there was nothin there.... But that said, it could be a finger print on the lens of the digi-cam.
Comment icon #1 Posted by sweepea on 15 September, 2005, 14:52
Yes, it was an open tour. Something similar to an open petting zoo. But, anyhow, I thought it was a print of my finger too, however, it doesnt look like my finger...but still a possibility.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


Image information
sweepea
September 12, 2005, 9:03 am
Views:
Comments:
File size:
31517
43
128.83k
 
Recent news stories
Mystery of Abe Lincoln's Bixby letter solved
Posted 7-21-2017 | 4 comments
Forensic linguists have 'almost certainly' determined who really wrote the famous Civil War-era letter.
 
Free diver hits bottom of world's deepest pool
Posted 7-21-2017 | 6 comments
A new video shows veteran free diver Guillaume Nery descending 131ft underwater on only one lungful of air.
 
SpaceX ditches plans for 2018 Mars landing
Posted 7-21-2017 | 5 comments
Plans to land a modified version of the company's reusable Dragon capsule on Mars have been scrapped.
 
Today marks 48 years since first Moon landing
Posted 7-20-2017 | 14 comments
Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong made history when they set foot on the lunar surface 48 years ago today.
 
Australia find 'rewrites the history books'
Posted 7-20-2017 | 6 comments
Archaeologists now believe that Australia was colonized 18,000 years earlier than previously thought.
 
Top US general warns against killer robots
Posted 7-19-2017 | 9 comments
General Paul Selva has spoken out about the dangers of creating fully autonomous weapon systems.
 
Frozen sausages land on house roof in Florida
Posted 7-19-2017 | 17 comments
A family in South Florida were left perplexed this week after their house was hit by bags of frozen meat.
 
Ancient Roman sarcophagus found in London
Posted 7-19-2017 | 3 comments
Archaeologists working near Borough Market have discovered a coffin dating back over 1,600 years.
 
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2017
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ