Behind Glass: A Poignant Look at Captive Primates

Photographer Anne Berry has an innate connection to animals. She attributes this to growing up with dogs and riding horses when she was young. For the past few years, it’s been primates that have captured her attention. While accompanying her husband on a business trip to Europe, Berry decided to venture out and explore some of the local zoos. What resulted is “Behind Glass,” a series of intimate portraits of primates in their enclosures.

“I started noticing that humans are attracted to primates because they’re so genetically close to us,” she says. “Their expressions and everything, it’s so similar. I sought out small monkey houses where I could engage with the primates. In America the zoos are so big

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