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Spider monkey

Spider monkey

Marty’s photo of the day #4023: Spider monkey, photographed in Costa Rica.

The cutest little crab

The cutest little crab

The coast of Costa Rica

The coast of Costa Rica

Marty’s photo of the day #4007: This photo is from a beautiful morning, when Deb and I kayaked along the coast of Costa Rica.

Great curassow

Great curassow

Marty’s photo of the day #4001: Great curassow, photographed in the rainforest of Costa Rica.

Toucan

Toucan

Marty’s photo of the day #4000: Holy shit! This is photo of the day four thousand. It’s hard to believe that I’ve been posting these for that long. Today I have a toucan that I photographed in the rainforest of Costa Rica. The damn branch refused to get out of my way!

Sunset in Costa Rica

Sunset in Costa Rica

Costa Rica Crab

Costa Rica Crab

Marty’s photo of the day #3954: Here’s a little crab for your Saturday morning. Photographed in Costa Rica.

Macaws

Macaws

Marty’s photo of the day #3952: When I was in Costa Rica, I heard macaws every day. Unfortunately, they were always deep in the rainforest—out of sight. Then, finally, on my last day, two flew out into the open for me to photograph.

Terns, terns, terns

Terns, terns, terns

Marty’s photo of the day #3943: Terns along the coast of Costa Rica.

Central American agouti

Central American agouti

Marty’s photo of the day #3929: Central American agoutis are rodents that can weigh up to nine pounds. Some wildlife books claim agoutis resembled guinea pigs, but I see them more as small vegan dogs with buckteeth. (Photographed in Costa Rica)

Great curassow

Great curassow

Marty’s photo of the day #3896: Great curassow (male), photographed in Costa Rica.

Huetar Squirrel

Huetar Squirrel

Brown pelican

Brown pelican

Marty’s photo of the day #3875: Brown pelican, photographed in Costa Rica.

Howler Monkey

Howler Monkey

Marty’s photo of the day #3868: Howler monkey, photographed in Costa Rica.

Walking stick

Walking stick

Marty’s photo of the day #3859: Walking stick, photographed in Costa Rica.

Spider Monkey

Spider Monkey

Marty’s photo of the day #3838: Spider monkey, photographed in Costa Rica.

Bats!

Bats!

Marty’s photo of the day #3787: Bats (mostly Seba’s short-tailed bats), photographed in a tiny abandoned farmhouse, in the rainforest of Costa Rica.

Dolphin

Dolphin

Marty’s photo of the day #3783: Dolphin, photographed in Costa Rica.

Many-banded daggerwing butterfly

Many-banded daggerwing butterfly

Marty’s photo of the day #3709: This is a many-banded daggerwing butterfly. Photographed in Costa Rica.

A butterfly in hand . . .

A butterfly in hand . . .

Marty’s photo of the day #3699: A butterfly lands on Deb’s hand in Costa Rica.

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