Elephant march #2

Asian elephants coming back from a bathing session at a nearby lake have to walk through a town to return to the sanctuary where they live. I arrived on the scene literally seconds before this photograph was captured and had to shoot instinctively to be able to capture this remarkable juxtaposition of wildlife in an urban environment.

Edition of 15

Nikon D810 + Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8E FL

1/100, f/13, ISO 360

7289 x 4888

300 ppi


Joseph Anthony


Joseph Anthony is a multiple award winning photographer and filmmaker, wildlife camera operator and photojournalist as well as being a lens Ambassador for Nikon. A retired airline pilot before becoming a professional photographer, he also flies drones commercially and his work has taken him all over the globe. Published and exhibited worldwide with clients such as National Geographic, Nikon and WWF, he is particularly interested in telling stories about wildlife, conservation and environmental issues. Aside from being a face of Nikon, he is most well known for his work with big cats, being in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, the historic 2018 eruption in Hawai’i which he documented intensively for 3 months and includes an award winning film about it with global newspaper and magazine coverage and for his other award winning film about elephants for WWF. He wants to inspire an appreciation for the beauty of our planet, help draw attention to its fragility, not just because of a love of nature but also for the survival of our own species.



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Pinnawala, Sri Lanka


Asian elephants


Wildlife and city


Joseph Anthony








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