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"Ithemba". The Xhosa word for "hope".
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"Ithemba". The Xhosa word for "hope".

While volunteering at African Elephant Research Unit I was able to focus on and capture the features of the elephants. Eyes, skin, tusks, ears are unique to each elephant. The rate at which they are hunted for ivory and human gain is a harsh reality. Therefore "Ithemba" seems a fitting thought and therefore, title for this image.

TAGS: South Africa

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Sound Beach, New York, United States of America
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© gayle mastromonico.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
Total Views: 63
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 5, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
Focal Length: 86.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO125
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PHOTO LOCATION Knysna, South Africa