Remembering Great Apes

The third in a series of charity books, Remembering Great Apes aims to raise awareness of the plight facing gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans.

Mountain gorilla in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. © David Lloyd (UK/New Zealand)

These images were taken from Remembering Great Apes, a book comprising images donated by many of the world’s best wildlife photographers, under the coordination of wildlife photographer Margot Raggett.

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The collective aim of the photographers is to use their imagery to raise awareness of the plight facing gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans. Remembering Great Apes is the third book in the Remembering Wildlife series.

To view the images as a slideshow, click on the arrows in the top right hand corner of the photos below. 

Eastern lowland gorillas in Kahuzi-Biega National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo. © Marcus Westburg (Sweden)
Eastern lowland gorillas in Kahuzi-Biega National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo. © Marcus Westburg (Sweden)
Western lowland gorilla in Odzala National Park, Republic of Congo. © Will Burrard-Lucas
Western lowland gorilla in Odzala National Park, Republic of Congo. © Will Burrard-Lucas (UK)
Sumatran orangutan in Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia. © Suzi Eszterhas (USA)
Sumatran orangutan in Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia. © Suzi Eszterhas (USA)
Sumatran orangutan in Sumatra. © Tom Way (UK)
Sumatran orangutan in Sumatra. © Tom Way (UK)
Bonobo in the Democratic Republic of Congo. © Thomas Nicolon (France)
Bonobo in the Democratic Republic of Congo. © Thomas Nicolon (France)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Keith Connelly (South Africa)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Keith Connelly (South Africa)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Art Wolfe (USA)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Art Wolfe (USA)
Tapanuli orangutan in Batang Toru, Sumatra, Indonesia. © Maxime Aliaga (France)
Tapanuli orangutan in Batang Toru, Sumatra, Indonesia. © Maxime Aliaga (France)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Kate Malone (UK)
Chimpanzee in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. © Kate Malone (UK)
Mountain gorilla in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. © David Lloyd (UK/New Zealand)
Mountain gorilla in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. © David Lloyd (UK/New Zealand)
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Remembering Great Apes is published by Envisage Books, £45

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