Elephant Memories

Posted by LB Vision & DowsherVision (PARIS, France) on 10 September 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

No cropping.
1,5 meter from this elephant full of energy !!! trying not to shake ..............
I was so close focused on its eye I thaught my lens was gonna touch its trunk.

Petit blog dédié à la street photography.

ORBIT from Kerman, Iran

Beautiful : )))

10 Sep 2010 6:07am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Gorgeous detail shot!!!! I love this!

10 Sep 2010 6:11am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Never been this close to an elephant-lovely!

10 Sep 2010 6:19am

Lin from Irvine, United States

interesting composition, but beautiful nonetheless. i love elephants ^_^

10 Sep 2010 6:28am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Amazing, elegant composition . Love. Yes, I simply love it

10 Sep 2010 7:01am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Interesting pov.

10 Sep 2010 7:02am

Nina from Haute Loire, France

Il est vraiment beau et sa peau a une jolie texture!
S'il pouvait nous communiquer sa mémoire...

10 Sep 2010 7:04am

Chaitanya from Bangalore, India

Just a portion of its head visible, but that is all one needs to know that it's the Jumbo! Lovely shot. I especially love it's eye.
By the way, where did you shoot this? Was this in Paris too?

10 Sep 2010 7:12am

@Chaitanya: Thanks for your comment Chaitanya ! This shoot this elephant in Thailand I was so close !!! I was trying not to shake.

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

what a beautiful shot. very nicely framed.

10 Sep 2010 7:35am

k@ from Paris, France

Quel piqué, quelle lumière, un ravissement ce gros plan !

10 Sep 2010 7:36am

Sonia Nansid from Barcelona Stockholm, Sweden

Amazing framing!

10 Sep 2010 7:41am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Terrific composition. I also love the the detail and textures. A superb shot! Bravo!

10 Sep 2010 8:01am

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

beautiful image and details:)

10 Sep 2010 8:46am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Mince ! Au premier abord et sans lire le titre j'ai tout de suite pensé à 2 personnes prises de dos !!! C'est grave !!??
Après lecture j'ai pu apprécier cet angle de prise surprenant et les beaux détails , Phil.

10 Sep 2010 9:00am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Un angle magnifique et une tès belle photo !

10 Sep 2010 9:00am

Christian Richer from Le Havre, France

Très beau cadrage qui induit une composition très séduisante ! Il semble que la dépigmentation de la peau est là pour être en harmonie avec les parements.

10 Sep 2010 9:18am

danou-yepa from Nice, France

superbes détails et cadrage !!!!

10 Sep 2010 9:28am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Excellent framing

10 Sep 2010 10:40am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Fantastic cropping, geat color and detail!

10 Sep 2010 10:44am

@Paco Díaz: Thank you Paco, well actually no croppring here, I was just facing the elephant (something like 1 meter) like you cand see it here.

Emy from Lyon, France

superbe !

10 Sep 2010 11:31am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Gorgeous details :) Great shot .

10 Sep 2010 12:09pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Un gros plan trop génial, on a envie de le caresser ce brave Babar :) Splendide cliché. 5*. Bonne journée.

10 Sep 2010 12:12pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Cropping to create this close up was an excellent idea. Lovely textures !

10 Sep 2010 1:40pm

@Michael: I swear !!! No cropping !!!

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Beautiful - very poignant!

10 Sep 2010 2:00pm

Pataphoto from Toulouse, France

Un joli grain de peau !!

10 Sep 2010 2:41pm

melocoton from Spain

fabulosa fotografia

10 Sep 2010 2:42pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Super close in shot such wonderful details

10 Sep 2010 2:45pm

Tomix from landerneau, France

c'est un éléphant d'asie, si je ne me TROMPE :)
j'adore ces animaux...je me suis toujours demandé d'où venait cette décoloration sur la tête...
excellente photo!

10 Sep 2010 3:14pm

@Tomix: Wow Tomix tu m'épates sur ce coup là. ;)) Très bien vu, photo prise en Thailand.

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Excellent framing and superb details. Very very well done ! Have a great day :)

10 Sep 2010 3:43pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Wondrous patterns, beautiful textures, fantastic abstraction, refreshing framing... original work!!!

10 Sep 2010 3:53pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Votre Majestät l'éléphant précieux! La composition d'une petite partie de son corps est assez grande pour imaginer, cependant, sa puissance et de pouvoir. Très bien! Bonne journée, Adela

10 Sep 2010 4:03pm

juanlinares from Spain

Muy buena tu visión de los detalles..buenas fotos!

10 Sep 2010 4:11pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

These details are really great! Wonderful textures,all in a very nice composition!

10 Sep 2010 4:26pm

Sunder from Chennai, India

Love the angle and framing of this majestic animal...
Where was this picture shot ?? in an Asian country??

10 Sep 2010 5:04pm

Claire from Bretagne, France

Magnifique ce gros plan. Le détail de la peau de cet éléphant est superbe, on dirait qu'il a des grains de beauté. Bravo et bon début de weekend :)

10 Sep 2010 5:19pm

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Beautiful detail and color make this image enjoyable.

10 Sep 2010 5:30pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

The elephant will remember you took this photo. Don't worry, it's beautiful! It's wearing some fancy regalia. Nice details.

10 Sep 2010 5:39pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

The beauty of the beast - shrouded in the silliness of human adornments. A compelling photograph.

10 Sep 2010 6:12pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

OK... sorry for my bad judgement. :0 It's still a superb shot.

10 Sep 2010 6:13pm

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

très beaux détails, j'aime beaucoup le cadrage serré, décentré et la pdc ! on est transporté loin en Asie !

10 Sep 2010 6:44pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

such lovely detail

10 Sep 2010 7:39pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

The closeup is superb, it gives so much detail to this magestic animal.

10 Sep 2010 7:43pm

STEED from Somewhere, France

Et Dieu sait s'il y en a à l'intérieur....

10 Sep 2010 7:45pm

flyingwind风飞扬 from Bridgetown, Barbados

Superb close-up and details!

10 Sep 2010 10:50pm

Carmen from Madrid, Spain

J'aime bien la composition et le titre. Joli et élégant éléphant.

10 Sep 2010 11:07pm

Howard F. from South Pasadena, Calif., United States

Nice texture.

10 Sep 2010 11:45pm

Michael from Deer Park, United States

Such a georgeous elephant! I wish I had him for a pet.

10 Sep 2010 11:47pm

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

apparently u were lucky the animal treated u friendly ;)

11 Sep 2010 12:12am

Dutçh from Chicagoland, United States

Sometimes we sweat for a good photo! It looks like you had your own challenge there. I love the closeup, all the detail of the skin and the fringe of the lashes. Nicely taken.

11 Sep 2010 12:50am

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, United States

Very beautiful and unique! beautiful tones and textures! Great idea!

11 Sep 2010 1:11am

Becky from los angeles, United States

simply beautiful -

11 Sep 2010 3:02am

Dana from Burbank, United States

Nose to nose with a pachyderm. Fantastic!

11 Sep 2010 4:19am

Fraucha from Bila Tserkov, Ukraine

Texture is where you find it!

11 Sep 2010 5:19am

Punit from Wanderer, India

Amazing texture

11 Sep 2010 10:32am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Je voulais dire: beau cadrage :))
Ce sont les problèmes d'écrire en d'autres langues. En anglais je voulais dire "framing" :)

11 Sep 2010 11:01am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice framing !

11 Sep 2010 1:12pm

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

nice closeup :)

11 Sep 2010 2:31pm

Marian Laura from New York/Chicago, United States

Very good work! The patterns on the elephants skin and the fabric... and the tired look on the elephant eyes is heartfelt.

11 Sep 2010 6:37pm

Manola from Bassens, France

quelle est belle cette photo!un cadrage qui met si bien en valeur cette énorme animal.. presque en finesse!!!
;-)))

11 Sep 2010 8:09pm

songhorse from north carolina, United States

gorgeous image...an optical illusion at first, and then the eye finds the eye.

11 Sep 2010 9:01pm

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelentes texturas y detalle!

12 Sep 2010 1:24am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

beautifully framed! great detail

12 Sep 2010 5:10pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Incredible! Tight and good framing.

12 Sep 2010 7:21pm

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Great idea! Next...excellent shot!

13 Sep 2010 7:15am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Cadrage et détails excellents, j'adore!

13 Sep 2010 12:18pm

Ddo from Verdun, France

Ca trompe enormément :)

14 Sep 2010 3:17pm

Zoltan from Toronto, Canada

Fantastic detail.

14 Sep 2010 8:33pm

Anne from a little red dot, Singapore

very good close-up, amazing clarity and details...very nice!

17 Sep 2010 10:44am

frammy from MIRAMAS, France

belle compo
bonne journée

19 Oct 2010 10:13am

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