Elephant after a few days. (if you're squeamish, don't look)

by Bob Shepardson
(DeBary Florida, U.S.A.)

Hyeana and Vultures

Hyeana and Vultures

Hyeana and Vultures

Simon you asked to see these photos. The quality is poor, and you can be thankfull there is no way to transmit the odor. The trees around this location were literally filled with vultures.

In any case here they are. By this time I don't think the lions could take the smell either!

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Feb 04, 2012
Thanks for posting these
by: Simon

I like these photos - the overall grey tone gives an eerie 'grave-yard' feel to the images.

Feb 03, 2012
the smell
by: Jenny

Bob I think I can smell it from here....ha..ha. I remember the elephant carcass we found some years back on the mpongolo loop in the Kruger. It was about 10 meters from us and I don't know how we photographed the vultures for a few hours while holding our breath each time the wind changed direction!

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