24 March 2012

Portrait of a tortoise

This mountain tortoise reminds me of a grumpy old man. He was nonchalantly chewing away at the grass, on the side of the road at the Kragga Kamma Game Park, the last time we visited and paused long enough for me to take a photograph.


4 comments:

Sylvia K said...

What a great close-up for the day!! Handsome fellow he is! Hope your weekend is going well, Max! Enjoy!

Sylvia

eileeninmd said...

Oh wow, what a great closeup.

Firefly said...

Very nice closeup. In need of some face cream me thinks.

Judy said...

I love the grass stems sticking out of his mouth!!!