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Close-up of the world's most famous hippo

Did you know that the skin of a hippo feels like silicon? It also has the most softest whiskers! So surreal!

Did you know that the skin of a hippo feels like silicon? It also has the most softest whiskers! So surreal!
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trainwoman PRO+
 
trainwoman February 16, 2015
I did not know that they could smile either. Great capture.
AnnuO
AnnuO February 16, 2015
:D This individual is quite tame since it has been living with humans for most of it life.
Derime PRO
 
Derime February 17, 2015
What a great photo. I didn't know hippos can look that sympathetic!
AnnuO
AnnuO February 17, 2015
Thank you, Paivi :D Well, I think this one is a bit special!
artemiopascua
 
artemiopascua February 27, 2015
"what da", awesome capture and composition, keep shooting
AnnuO
AnnuO February 27, 2015
:D This one was easy since Jessica the Hippo came posing willingly!
onyanita PRO+
 
onyanita February 27, 2015
ha ha...what a smile! Not an advertisement for a dentist!
AnnuO
AnnuO February 28, 2015
:D Perhaps it's all the tee that this hippo is consuming!!
Flosno
 
Flosno February 27, 2015
Well hello Mr Hippo, SIR.....hope you're really not hungry.....great shot
AnnuO
AnnuO February 28, 2015
:)) Thank you, Louise!
KristinaOers PRO+
 
KristinaOers March 25, 2015
Soft whiskers? Who would have thought that.... She looks gorgeous! great picture!! :-)
Flosno
 
Flosno August 17, 2015
Cool entry...voted
AnnuO
AnnuO August 17, 2015
The hippo that I have kissed!! Thank you!
ChadsImpressions
 
ChadsImpressions January 07, 2016
Too cool!!!
AnnuO
AnnuO January 07, 2016
:D One of the most unforgettable moments of my life
MickAlicic PRO
 
MickAlicic March 24, 2016
great capture! Voted in At Its best.
AnnuO
AnnuO March 28, 2016
:D Thank you!
Arzhtatiana PRO
 
Arzhtatiana April 26, 2016
Awesome capture!
AnnuO
AnnuO April 27, 2016
:D This is one of my gems from South-Africa.
Hedde
 
Hedde May 22, 2016
Nice shot! Just saw her on tv couple of days ago :)
AnnuO
AnnuO May 23, 2016
:D
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 December 18, 2016
nice capture !
AnnuO
AnnuO December 19, 2016
Thank you, Ester. It was a great experience to be so near to this huge animal.