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One for All and All for One
Photograph by Mattias Klum

“Meerkats are loyal to their family, related or adopted,” says wildlife rehabilitator Pam Wallberg. When they huddle close, like the two adults and two pups above, meerkats often make a contented “churring” sound. Says Wallberg, “A meerkat alone would hardly seem like a meerkat at all.”

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Nikon F5
Film Type: Kodak Ektachrome 100
Lens: Nikon 600mm f/4.0
Speed and F-Stop: 1/250 @ f/8
Weather Conditions: Clear and sunny
Time of Day: Afternoon
Lighting Techniques: Natural light

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