Animal Eyes, Up Close and Personal (Slideshow)

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Photo via Furryscaly @ Flickr

In people, they say the eyes are the windows to the soul -- and perhaps that is also true for animals. From the rainbow-colored compact lens of a horsefly and the gentle eyes of a giraffe to the tiny beads on an elephant and the thoughtful look of an owl, these closeups offer a rare look at the personality of animals all over the world.

Here's looking at you, kid.

Animal Eyes, Up Close and Personal slideshow

Animal Eyes, Up Close and Personal (Slideshow)
In people, they say the eyes are the windows to the soul -- and perhaps that is also true for animals. From the rainbow-colored compact lens of a horsefly and the gentle eyes of a giraffe to the tiny beads on an elephant

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