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Galapagos Tortoise, Close Up and Personal
Photographer: Gary Paige
Location: Santa Cruz Is., the Galapagos
It is easy to recognize the resemblance of these critters to the ET character. The seem to hold the wisdom of the ages in that face--moving methodically and slowly as if they have all the time in the world.
Digital Alterations: 
modest adjustments in contrast, brightness and color, sharpening and cropping
Camera Information: Nikon D300, 70-200mm f2.8 lens
Special Equipment: