Ready for Their Closeup, These Squirrels Are an Adorable Treat From Photographer Max Ellis.


These cute, active rodents can be quite photogenic, and Max Ellis knows that better than most. As a professional wildlife photographer, Ellis captures animals on film for a paycheck. In the case of the bushy-tailed treefolk, Max had a different plan. By properly placing sunflowers seeds and cookie crumbs, he got this pair of squirrels to pose with bar bells, champagne bottles and more.

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