Your Daily Elephant: Not Pleased with Us

In the early morning light, on safari in the Linyanti area of Botswana, we disturbed an older bull at his breakfast.  He’s moving toward us, not pleased but not totally threatening; we’re moving away.  Even with everything in motion, there’s this shot.

photograph by Cheryl Merrill

photograph by Cheryl Merrill

5 responses

  1. That feeling, the accelerated heart beat, the frisson of fearful excitement as the elephant moves slowly towards you and you are not sure what’s coming next !!

    1. Thanks for reblogging!

  2. What a handsome fellow! Love the shot Cheryl!

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