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    A baby Asian elephant shelters next to its mother one late afternoon in Sri Lanka.
    WHAT MAKES THIS PHOTO GREAT?
    Composition 9
    Lighting 6
    Creativity 7
    Story 10

    Dear Arati, The frame within the frame of the mother's body of the baby elephant, the protectiveness of it is beautiful. Your black and white tonal range is gorgeous as well. A truly lovely photograph, Thank you, Robin

    Robin Schwartz
    Fine Art/Editorial Photographer
    39 comments
    Anne W.
    Anne W. expert

    Hi Arati! Your photo was recently featured in the Behind the Edit: Animals We Love blog post on the Your Shot blog! You can check it out here.

    Michele W.
    Michele W.

    So wonderful & beautiful B&W work, Arati!

    P. Mehta
    P. Mehta

    love this pic. Can I buy it ?

    P. Mehta
    P. Mehta

    how can I buy this picture

    Jody Robbins
    Jody Robbins

    such a heartwarming picture.....humans need to take note on natures nurturing.

    Patrick O'Connell
    Patrick O'Connell

    It looks as though the baby is smiling because its safe and loved.

    arati rao
    arati rao

    Thank you sooo much, everyone! :))

    Mahendra Singh
    Mahendra Singh

    Nice choice of black and white to highlight the texture. Great capture of vulnerability.

    Stephen Malcolm
    Stephen Malcolm

    Fantastic image, well done.  Congratulations on the DD.

    Jacqueline Deely
    Jacqueline Deely

    So very beautiful.  Totally captures the vulnerability of the calf.  Deserves to be in Nat Geo Magazine!

    arati rao
    arati rao

    Thanks a bunch all of you :) ... for the votes and kind words!

    Vishal B.
    Vishal B.

    Excellent shot Arti, and many congrats for DD this is a lovely shot.. super like..

    Tony Mackrill
    Tony Mackrill

    A beautiful and powerful capture, a well deserved DD too, congrats Arati!!

    Arshad Syed
    Arshad Syed

    excellent picture ...a well deserved DD...congrats Arati

    Sameer K.
    Sameer K.

    great shot.!! congratulation .. arati

    arati rao
    arati rao

    @P. Mehta yes, you can. let me send you the details in a day or so. thanks! glad you liked it. 


    Photo Details
    Date Uploaded: Sep 16, 2013
    Location: Sigiriya, Central, Sri Lanka
    Copyright: © arati rao
    Categories: Animals, Black and White, Nature
    Assignments: The Animals We Love