Rare MicroPygmy Elephants

© Wally Orlowsky

Rare MicroPygmy Elephants

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 2/27/2010 9:22:36 AM

Awwwww, I want some! How cute. You are really getting good at this stuff!! #1243349

Joy Rector level-deluxe 2/27/2010 11:56:01 AM

love this shot #8420563

Michelle Alton level-deluxe 2/27/2010 2:41:13 PM

Your editing is brilliant, Wally. Love the description! #8420779

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 2/27/2010 2:52:37 PM

I can't wait to see what else you can come up with in this series, Wally. This is very nice. #8420804

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 2/28/2010 8:50:11 AM

I think at that size they could also be successfully hunted by toy poodles. Did you bring one home? :) #8422065

Karen Engelbreth 3/26/2010 1:15:51 PM

Congratulations... #8482673

Karen Engelbreth 3/26/2010 1:27:03 PM

Congratulations... #8482762

Mary E. Lake 3/26/2010 1:41:01 PM

Congrats on your finalist!! :) #8482884

Sonya L. Hatfield-Hall level-deluxe 3/26/2010 1:53:50 PM

Congratulations Wally. #8482997

Clyde P. Smith level-deluxe 3/26/2010 2:19:20 PM

Congratulations Wally! #8483231

Anita Tykwinski level-deluxe 3/26/2010 4:16:14 PM

Congrats on capturing this rare species
:) #8484131

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 3/26/2010 4:21:55 PM

I love the double entendre in Anita's comment -- intended or not :) Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round, Wally. #8484165

Michelle Alton level-deluxe 3/26/2010 5:37:07 PM

Spectacular DD work to make this wonderful finalist, Wally.
Congratulations! #8484777

Bunny Snow level-deluxe 3/26/2010 9:14:12 PM

Your editing is so very creative and amazing, Wally.

Congratulations on your finalist!!!! #8485956

Tarun Bose level-deluxe 3/27/2010 1:51:17 AM

Congrats for your finalist and lovely DDR work, Wally. #8486311

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 3/27/2010 8:19:50 AM

Amazing work & CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Wally! WTG! #8487159

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 3/27/2010 1:22:13 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Wally, you are fantastic with the digital work! Should get gold for sure on this one!

jo ann c. #8488024

Elida Gutierrez level-deluxe 3/27/2010 5:21:14 PM

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WONDERFUL FINALIST!!!
#8488636

Jean E. Hildebrant level-deluxe 3/27/2010 6:37:21 PM

Wow are rare find, lol! Very cool editing! Congrat's Wally ;) #8488843

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 3/28/2010 6:12:04 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Wally! #8489760

Marsha S. Smith 3/28/2010 7:50:31 AM

All of these are so cool! This was my favorite - Congratulations!!!! #8489958

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 3/28/2010 7:53:04 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Wally, and on this great addition to your always beautifully done and engaging series. #8489960

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Description

We were lucky enough to capture this little-known and rarely seen species on the Serengeti in Tanzania. Our driver said he had seen them only twice before in his 30 years of safari experience. They live secretively among the scattered rock outcroppings (kopjes), feeding on small plants and roots. They are hunted by hyenas and occasionally by leopards.

First in my Elephantastic series.

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/3200 seconds, Flash: did not fire., White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 0.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70

Uploaded on 2/27/2010 8:46:15 AM

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