September 25, 2015


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September 25, 2015

Species: African Elephant | Location: Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe

As we stopped to watch the sun set all the pieces came together for this silhouette of an elephant. The setting sun created a beautiful glow on the Great Zambezi river and I was able to get into position to create this image. This is my favorite image from Mana Pools National Park on Nat Hab’s Hidden Jewels of Zimbabwe safari.

About The Photographer

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I am a retired graphic arts/digital media instructor. I spent 36 years in the classroom teaching grades 9-12 in a small rural school district in northeastern Pennsylvania. I am enjoying the opportunity to travel and explore the natural world.

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