Some animals are apparently as vain as humans and can cause at least as much controversy.

As reported by

British nature photographer David Slater was in Indonesia in 2011 attempting to get the perfect image of a crested black macaque when one of the animals came up to investigate his equipment, hijacked a camera and took hundreds of selfies.

Wikimedia has refused a photographer’s repeated requests to remove one of his images which is used online without his permission, claiming that because a monkey pressed the shutter button it should own the copyright.

The monkey is now mulling over offers to have her own reality show. :-D