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Touching Photos Of Monkeys Behind Glass Walls Will Tug At Your Heartstrings

By Priscilla Frank

Look into the eyes of any animal at the zoo and prepare to experience a complex sensation of happiness, excitement, compassion, guilt and sadness. But there’s something especially gripping about locking eyes with a primate, whose features are so human-like their expressive emotions tug at the heartstrings like no other. Photographer Anne Berry explores this striking phenomenon in her photo series “Behind Glass.”

Berry’s black-and-white photographs, shot at small zoos around Europe with a wide aperture on an 80 mm lens, capture the sweet, melancholic expressions of monkeys who live out their days in the confines of a cage. …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green