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New York. A dog walker on the Upper East Side
Disappearance
Rough terrain on Enchanted Rock in Fredericksburg, Texas
New York. A family has just arrived in the city
Buck and Fawn in Harbor Springs
flying clouds over sand dunes
Fuck Fascism
friends in a fair
Dancing Monks
New York. A man stretched out over 4 seats sleeps in the subway
Thoughts (Manipulated textured glass window)
The Armed Mammal
Surreal Scenes
New York. Two ladies on the bus with shopping bags.
City Textures
Manor in Kuzminki
Spring Lake Swans
Wine road
Mastiff Paw
A sunset over a South Dakota field.
New York. Image of a man and balloon on the wall of a subway station on the Upper East Side
Delicacy
New York. A lady takes a selfie in front of the New York Public Library
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Armed Mammal

The word "armed" describing the elephant is not only depicting its sharp, tusks, but also its trunk. Probably the most invaluable limb for the majestic tusker, it uses the trunk for its day to day life: from basic needs such as quenching its thirst, mud-water bathing to complex situations when dousing fires, rescue operations, using as a snorkel, and as a smell detector, which can sniff things out from miles away. The elephant's trunk is a nature's marvel, unparalleled to any human creations.

TAGS: Beauty, Elephant, Nature, Sri Lanka, Wild, Wildlife

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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© Senthi Aathavan Senthilverl.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
Total Views: 14
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 12:42 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Yala, Sri Lanka