Monday, July 27, 2009

Brookfield Zoo - Hippopotamus

The Hippopotamus is the second heaviest land animal and spends most of it's time in the water. The Hippos at Brookfield zoo enjoy a large pool for this.

I really enjoyed photographing this Hippopotamus , the water made perfect reflections. Enjoy.

Right side of hippo. See the reflection?

Hippo viewed straight on

Left side of Hippo

Thanks for stopping by. I have a few more posts from the zoo before I start my butterfly series. Stop by tomorrow to see the American Bison. If you would like to see more of my photography, visit my Artfire studio The Shutterbug Eye.



  1. The reflections make really neat pictures!!

  2. I like your zoo photos.The photos of the reflections and the landing gull.