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Mar 3, 2018 13:01:50   #
Having loved Elephants and Big Cats since being a small girl, this safari was one of the great joys of my life. Seeing these beautiful animals in their natural habitat was a heart pounding experience around every curve. We rode in an open jeep, and often only had a few feet between us and the animals. At one point a young elephant came around a bush, stopped dead in her tracks, flattened her ears to her head in concern, then swayed from foot to foot...deciding if we were friend or foe. Being brave, she inched right up to the glassless window and me heart palpatations and a major thrill to touch her. I hope you enjoy these shots....
Skinny Mama
Skinny Mama...
Hiking to the river
Hiking to the river...
Almost there...see some friends, too
Almost there...see some friends, too...
I can smell the water
I can smell the water...
Heading back
Heading back...

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Mar 3, 2018 13:19:11   #
UTMike Loc: South Jordan, UT
Wonderful set! Thanks for sharing.

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Mar 3, 2018 13:21:18   #
Looks like this was a fantastic adventure for you. Great memories!

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Mar 3, 2018 15:28:33   #
Lovely photos, it is on my bucket list.

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Mar 3, 2018 16:48:14   #
carlysue Loc: Columbus
what an enjoyable series! I,too, love the elephants. they are so smart. Your images are well taken-I can only imagine the joy of being so close to them. I love how you got the giraffes in the same shot as the elephants.

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Mar 3, 2018 17:02:32   #
Nice shots, thanks for the post.

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Mar 3, 2018 17:09:16   #
dancers Loc: melbourne.victoria, australia
That baby is tired out!

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Mar 3, 2018 18:06:16   #
Swamp-Cork Loc: Lanexa, Virginia
Great set! Thanks!

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Mar 3, 2018 23:47:11   #
EllieLady Loc: So. CA, USA
Ohhh, be still my heart...

I do wonder, though, why that momma is so thin. Surely not a good sign (**tears**)...

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Mar 4, 2018 07:07:18   #
Rineal Loc: Copake NY
Having just been there myself, your lovely photos take me right back! Great shots!

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Mar 4, 2018 07:27:43   #
fourg1b2006 Loc: Long Island New York
That must have been fantastic for you. Excellent images...your did a wonderful job.

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Mar 4, 2018 08:27:57   #
cameraf4 Loc: Delaware
These are fine shots, Linda. Hard to pick a favorite, but I kinda like your No.10 pachyderm "packing-it-in" for the day. Good job.

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Mar 4, 2018 09:18:29   #
mymike Loc: Tucson, AZ
Amazing photos! I too love elephants.

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Mar 4, 2018 10:15:24   #
PRETENDER Loc: Ocoee,Florida
Beautiful. I am truly green with envy.

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Mar 4, 2018 10:54:59   #
James56 Loc: Nashville, Tennessee
Wow, what a great set. Really enjoyable.

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