Travel Photography Mahouts bathing an elephant May 19, 2014 Mahouts bathing an elephant | Kodanad, Ernakulam, Kerala, India The Kodanad elephant training center is a training home for rescued elephants. Prior to the government of India ban on capturing elephants, it was a training center for wild elephants. Advertisements Share thisClick to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #India#Kerala Post navigation ← All with a Smile A Rajinikanth fanboy → 166 thoughts on “Mahouts bathing an elephant” Comment navigation Newer Comments → This is a beautiful picture, so vibrant. I love the angle of the photo. Elephants are amazing animals! Reply ↓ Beautiful moments…. Reply ↓ Great shot and the elephant looks quite happy :-D Reply ↓ beautiful! Interesting choice of POV! Reply ↓ It’s definitely not something most of us see every day, Joshi! :) Reply ↓ stunning picture. Elephants are my favourite animal so special photo indeed Reply ↓ Absolutely love this, superb composition Reply ↓ Reblogged this on theworldoutsidethewindow and commented: Joshi Daniel’s photography is great. He captures life, emotions and expressions with such vivid clarity. I highly recommend taking a look at his other work. Reply ↓ Reblogged this on Thoughts and commented: I love this picture, it just looks painted Reply ↓ Beautiful picture ! Reply ↓ Comforting to know that there is a Rescue Centre – great viewpoint Reply ↓ Beautiful shot! Thanks for sharing this with us. Reply ↓ Great photo! Reply ↓ Nice work. Reply ↓ Beautiful shot Joshi. At first I thought its a painting! Reply ↓ They are doing a great job, and it is a very nice photo documenting. Reply ↓ excellent framing :) Reply ↓ as always beautiful… Reply ↓ Superb shot Joshi, the angle and the perspective you created here is amazing. Enjoyed just looking at all the detail for awhile…gaining perspective, and enjoy it just more & more. Reply ↓ Excellent angle. The post work and color treatment are quite nice. Reply ↓ Wow! Great picture! Reply ↓ Excellent shot..:-) Reply ↓ great capture Reply ↓ wow, that was one a kind of an angle, great shot :) Reply ↓ Is this a picture or a painting? Its just lovely, lively! Reply ↓ Nice image Reply ↓ Very cool shot Joshi. Reply ↓ wow love it XD Reply ↓ You are lucky that able to get to this place. Reply ↓ What a brilliant shot! Loved it :) Reply ↓ This is wonderful Joshi..thanks for sharing your beautiful work !! Reply ↓ wow! hats off to your photography skills. This looks like painting to me! So clear and awesome! Reply ↓ Beautiful Picture.. Reply ↓ Wonderful pic, Joshi. Reply ↓ Joshi there are not words enough to describe your spectacular photography. This photo is superb pure and simple. Reply ↓ Wow! Great shot! Reply ↓ Even the task of washing an elephant has been transformed into an image of beauty and power-wonderful work Joshi! Reply ↓ Stunning! Reply ↓ fantastic image!! Reply ↓ Loved this angle. Nice shot! Reply ↓ amazing shot! Reply ↓ Interesting angle of composition! Reply ↓ A great moment, he looks very calm! Great photowork! Reply ↓ I’ve read and heard quite a bit about this. It seems to me that while there has been some abuses and other improprieties, no zoo, safari or reserve in the entire world has taken better care of captive elephants than India. Reply ↓ An incredible perspective, Joshi! Wow! Reply ↓ Strange perspective et nice colors ! Reply ↓ … something for good… all animals deserve to be free :-) great picture, a tribute to care & freedom :-)claudine Reply ↓ To my eye, one of your best shots, Joshi. Really nice. I love the color tones and lighting, and the composition as well. Thanks for another beautiful photo. (I hope the elephants are returned to the wild…) Mary Reply ↓ Amazing photograph, Joshi. Love the color, texture and the frame of the swirling water. Very well done. Reply ↓ I like the light and point of view here as well as the gestures of the loving care of the elephant by the people. Reply ↓ It’s a pleasure to see ur photos. And in this one I love this story…the colors…the contrasts in those colors. But what is the most endearing aspect is that ur picture has caught the essence too. The bond that they share…the elephant…the mahaouts….and the routine. Oh I can go on and on. Love this picture for all the elements it has… Reply ↓ A great pic..! Reply ↓ Nice shot. Reply ↓ Awesome capture! Reply ↓ This is an outstanding photo. Liked the lighting and tone. Reply ↓ Wow – amazing shot. Reply ↓ I think it is called moving image. Am I correct? Reply ↓ Amazing photograph! Reply ↓ What a lovely moment! Interesting choice for the angle–almost looks like the elephant is right-side up. Reply ↓ Wonderful composition. Reply ↓ Thats a magnificent capture. Like the way you have captured it. Reply ↓ Stunning photo with loads of soul! Reply ↓ Wow!Amazing :) Reply ↓ Reblogged this on The Noah Project. Reply ↓ Lovely to see the elephant getting this attention, looks so relaxing! Fabulous composition and light detail Joshi! Reply ↓ Love the perspective Joshi! Reply ↓ fantastic angle and shot!! Reply ↓ that is one of my favourite images ever of yours Joshi…the colour is sensational Reply ↓ Amazing ! Reply ↓ Amazing shot. Love the perspective! Reply ↓ Awesome captured Reply ↓ I love this elephant photo. There is so much movement, story and color composition- beautiful! I will enjoy following your blog. Reply ↓ cool shot ! Reply ↓ There is something about a great creature like this succumbing to man’s gentle touch . A very tender beautiful shot Joshi . Reply ↓ I love your perspective here, also the light, is it late in the day? Reply ↓ One big happy pampered baby :-D Reply ↓ BEAUTIFUL IMAGE :D KIND OF MADE ME TILT MY HEAD.. WHO WUD HAVE THOUGHT AN ELEPHANT COULD GET A ROYAL BATH:D NICE ONE DUDE Reply ↓ speechless Reply ↓ Very nice point of view for this image Reply ↓ Marvelous ! from angles to lighting everything! Reply ↓ cool Reply ↓ Like the colors and composition. Perfect is the sharpness. Brilliant. Reply ↓ Nice capture… Glad you stopped by my blig and saw your great work… Reply ↓ What an incredible moment in time you’ve captured so beautifully and brilliantly! :) Reply ↓ Stunning. Sigh… Reply ↓ Kool ! Reply ↓ Incredible photo Joshi. I love the perspective and the colour. Reply ↓ ce cliché est une merveille avec cette plongée et les couleurs,bravo Reply ↓ Love the dynamic perspective and the light. Reply ↓ une belle photo de vie Reply ↓ Exquisite! Reply ↓ Extraordinary point of view! Reply ↓ beautifully processed, good composition. Reply ↓ Great angle! Reply ↓ Gorgeous photo Reply ↓ The movement of the subjects in this photo, really brings the scene to life… Reply ↓ stunning photography ! wonderful, well done ! Reply ↓ Looks like a painting, awesome Reply ↓ brilliant shot! The look on the elephant’s face speaks volumes… Reply ↓ Looks like a comfortable bath for that elephant. Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. 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