13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

The photo shows a family of asian elephants (Elephas maximus)in the wild.Typically the baby is in the middle of two parents for protection as usual.These elephants usually seen in big groups.They are seen feeding on grass,plant leaves and need plenty of water.Shooting them was difficult due to thick jungle but through an empty space this shot was possible.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2014
Date Uploaded: 08.2015
Photo Location: Annamalai -Tamilnadu, India
Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
Copyright: © subhash purohit