Canon 60D, Canon 100-400L, 400mm, 1/2000, f5.6, ISO 400
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Once again this year (2012) the rains arrived late in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. Desperation was the name of the game as the elephant herds pushed, shoved and fought in their efforts to access the dwindling water supply. Despite his diminutive size in comparison to his gigantic elders, this plucky young elephant (Loxodonta africana) has muscled his way into the prime position at the broken water pipe meant to supply the water reservoir.
Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe