African elephant

By ColleenA
This elephant had given himself a mud bath earlier and the mud had dried to a dull red colour. I decided to colour pop the image to highlight the mud colour.

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS
  • REVIEWS
  • INSPIRATION
  • COMMUNITY
  • COMPETITIONS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


Christmas Prize Draw 2017

Comments


stuart1963 5 272 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 5:55AM
Don't get many of them round here, they tend to tread on the daffsGrin great imageGrin

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
23 Feb 2013 5:57AM
I like what you have done here Colleen !! An excellent image !! have a nice flight back to Cape Town - and I am an early riser from the days I used to run and train for marathons Smile
johnke 4 223 15
23 Feb 2013 7:19AM
Morning Colleen, super shot and a gorgeous animal it is too. Maybe a little crop on the right would be a good idea but a terrific image.
Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 7:34AM
Really like the processing on this image - great shot of the beautiful elephant.
fentiger 16 916 24 England
23 Feb 2013 8:14AM
Your post processing works really well with this fine image.

Albert
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 10:10AM
I like this, so wonderfully different and beautifully crafted.

regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
ugly 9 9 57 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 11:13AM
just love this image...

Dave
Tish1 Plus
4 16 4 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 12:14PM
Oh Colleen, he will fit in my back garden very nicely, love him.

Tish
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
23 Feb 2013 1:29PM
I think this is my first visit to your pf and what a delight! So many wonderful and varied images!

Ann
23 Feb 2013 1:43PM
An excellent processing work.SmileSmile
Effrossini
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
23 Feb 2013 2:43PM
A lovely capture, Colleen, and a good idea colour-popping the red mudSmile Nice detail in the elephant's skin, too Smile
Thanks again for your UA! Grin
Trev Smile
User_Removed 7 48 1 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 3:14PM
Superb capture, well done.
Alf.
23 Feb 2013 3:25PM
Excellent capture,well done..Lin
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 3:52PM
A lovely capture
Lillian
Suzicoo 5 481 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 4:24PM
Like the colour popping to bring out the mud colour, works really well
SuzicooSmile
23 Feb 2013 4:43PM
Great capture Colleen !
George
23 Feb 2013 4:58PM
Great photo Colleen, post processing really makes the mud stand out
Cheers Brian
Brian65 8 2 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2013 6:58PM
WOW! FANTASTIC shot Colleen.
Brian
Trev_B 10 151 68 England
24 Feb 2013 8:42AM
A wonderful shot that works very well with the colour pop, well done Colleen.

Trev
Dinney 9 2 England
24 Feb 2013 7:40PM
This is a superb image Colleen showing the elephant in its environment. The post processing works very well in this image giving a great impact.
Kevin
DonMc 9 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 10:37AM
Clever and beautifulSmileSmile
DonMc
kazza12 5 2 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2013 11:39AM
very beautiful SmileSmile
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2013 2:14PM
Excellent image and the colour popping is so subtle and effective.
KateGrinGrinGrin
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2013 3:58PM
The detail in this is stunning, Colleen.

Ray

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.