deponti (deponti) wrote,
deponti
deponti

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Tusks and Trunk....

We saw this beautiful tusker (probably about 35 years old)...on the banks of the backwaters of the Kabini, as we took our evening boat ride yesterday...


elephant 191010 kabini


and I wanted to document the amazing agility and delicacy of the way the trunk works....



elephant 1






vac water ele 191010



elephant reeds 2 191010


ele water 4 191010


elephant feeding 3 191010 kabini


Here are a few videos of the elephants, eating, drinking, and generally being:


















What a wonderful thing that trunk is...the soft moving curves contrast so well with the hard, immobile curves of the tusks.
Tags: elephants, feeding, jlr, karnataka, mammals, ntp, photography, river, water, wildlife
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 13 comments