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African Elephants Having Their Fun

These two African Elephants were fighting quite a lot and had their fun with it. On some images I can just see how they were smiling. Yes call me nuts, but it looks like this. Their face expression and all. The gentle giants roaming the African continent.
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I made a Lattice in +PhotoShelter you will find in there a selection of many Wildlife Photographers using Photoshelter. This is not a commercial for Photoshleter this is just for you to see more great Elephant images from many different photographers.
Enjoy: http://www.photoshelter.com/lattice/board/African-Elephants/B0000EpS9YyStAEU

#africantuesday ' specify weekly theme name here ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
portraittuesday +PortraitTuesday curated by +Melanie Kintz and +Jamie Furlong
#ElephantWednesday +Elephant Wednesday curated by +Louisa Catharine Forsyth , +Diego Cattaneo , +Matthias Haeussler
#wildlifewednesday +Wildlife Wednesdays curated by +Mike Spinak , +Morkel Erasmus
#threatenedthursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Diego Cattaneo , +Sumit Sen , +Sandy Schepis , +Anette Mossbacher
#catsallovertheworld +CATS all over the World curated by +Robert SKREINER
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +*****, and +Andy Smith
#photojournalworlwide +Photo Journal Worldwide curated by +andi rivarola
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#BTPAnimalPRO+BTP Animal Pro . founded by +Rinus Bakker , owned by +Nancy Dempsey , curated by +Hugh Ferguson
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Thank you very much +Sharon Jeannette :))
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SUMMER IS HERE

Ghost crab enjoying the big waves at the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. This image I have taken last year on the Lady Elliott Island south of the Great Barrier Reef. What a treat this Island is. Nada 5 star crap, who needs this anyway? I don't. The island is famous for it's diving grounds, even having a dip is such a bliss in the big lagoon. You snorkel and sea turtles pass you, even a shark came by!!! HELP HELP :))) The ghost crabs were much fun to watch. 1 day I dedicated to the "Wanna-Be Kiwi". That bird looked like a Kiwi, walked all over the island, but was very shy. Our son gave that bird the name "Wanna-Be Kiwi". Image will follow soon :)

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Website & prints: http://www.anettemossbacher.com/blog

portraittuesday +PortraitTuesday curated by +Melanie Kintz and +Jamie Furlong
#wildlifewednesday +Wildlife Wednesdays curated by +Mike Spinak , +Morkel Erasmus
#furryfriday +Furry Friday curated by +Ross Campbell
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +***, and +Andy Smith
#photojournalworlwide +Photo Journal Worldwide curated by +andi rivarola
#PhotoManiaGermany +Photo Mania Germany curated by +Nicole Gruber & +Sandra Deichmann & +Markus Landsmann & +dietmar rogacki, +Photo Mania Germany 
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#BTPAnimalPRO+BTP Animal Pro . founded by +Rinus Bakker , owned by +Nancy Dempsey , curated by +Hugh Ferguson
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+Margaret Mose yes they are as much fun, thanks a lot Margaret :))
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FATE SEALED

I got yesterday an email that I have won in PX3 - Prix De La Photographie Paris - First Prize in Travel Category; Second Prize in Nature/Wildlife and 2 more Third Prizes in Nature & Wildlife Category. On top  9 Honorable Mentions. Geees, this was a great email :))

This seal cub won third prize in PX3, it was tangled up in a fishing net. Sadly this happens all over the world that all kinds of marine animals get tangled in lost or just over board thrown fishing nets, or eat the plastic they find in the sea!!

Stock Photos or Prints you can find in my website:
http://www.anettemossbacher.com/blog

#africantuesday ' specify weekly theme name here ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#NatureMonday +NatureMonday curated by +Rolf Hicker
portraittuesday +PortraitTuesday curated by +Melanie Kintz and +Jamie Furlong
#ElephantWednesday +Elephant Wednesday curated by +Louisa Catharine Forsyth , +Diego Cattaneo , +Matthias Haeussler
#wildlifewednesday +Wildlife Wednesdays curated by +Mike Spinak , +Morkel Erasmus
#furryfriday +Furry Friday curated by +Ross Campbell
#SquirrelSaturday +Squirrel Saturday curated by +SEBlackwell and +Skippy Sheeskin
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +***, and +Andy Smith
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#BTPAnimalPRO+BTP Animal Pro . founded by +Rinus Bakker , owned by +Nancy Dempsey , curated by +Hugh Ferguson
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Thank you very much +Marilou Aballe :))
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GIVING YOUR WORK AWAY FOR FREE IS THE STUPIDEST THING A PHOTOGRAPHER CAN DO
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+Karl Louis   lololol genau :))
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RED & BLUE

The famous red sand dunes in Namibia early morning. This is one of them with lots of tracks from tourists climbing this dune. I call that "sand shoeing" it is harder to climb such sand dunes then walking in deep snow. I climbed a few and really, my gosh, with the camera backpack on your back it is quite a "military" drill :)))
The next challenge is to get afterwards all dust of your gear, not to mention the buckets of sand you have in your shoes!

I made a little blog post, if anyone is interested to read about African landscape pictures I took early mornings: http://www.anettemossbacher.com/african-landscape-pictures-taken-early-morning/

#africantuesday ' specify weekly theme name here ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#landscapearttuesday +LandscapeArtTuesday curated by +Christina Deubel
#AmazingLandscapes curated by +Rolf Hicker
#FreshPics  +Fresh Pics curated by +Trevor Farrell
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Nader El Assy, +Luca Ferroglio, +Craig Loxley, +Dorothy Pugh, +Jesse Martineau, and +David D
#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography 
curated by +Margaret Tompkins +Kevin Rowe +Toshi Nakamura +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff Beddow +Krzysztof Hanusiak +Dennis Hoffbuhr +Dave Gaylord +Doug Hagadorn +Eric Drumm +RJ Wilner 
#landscapephotos +LANDSCAPE Photos curated by +Robert SKREINER
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#pixelworld +PixelWorld curated by +Alberto Carreras
#plusphotoextract curated by +Jarek Klimek
#BTPLandscapePro+BTP Landscape Pro . owned by +Rinus Bakker and +Nancy Dempsey ,curated by +Nancy Dempsey
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Thanks so much +Annette Junge Daugaard
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PhotoShelter BEAM Review – No Coding Experience? PhotoShelter BEAM review for people with little or no coding experience such as my friend Peter or me a few months ago. I just call us “normal people” in this post. WHICH I do NOT say the coding experienced…

#HTML   #Photoshelter   #webdesign   #Website   #webdevelopment   #Web   #howto   #How  
PhotoShelter BEAM review for people with little or no coding experience. How to design your BEAM pages with no coding experience at all. Make it easy
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+Shelly Gunderson thanks a lot Shelley, enjoy your weekend :))
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Always great to see an article of mine printed in a magazine. Wildlife Photograhic published my stalking lioness story along with a selection of my images in their magazine. Thanks a lot guys :)

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You can have a look in the magazine with this promo code and instructions:
It sits in Newsstand!

Download Wildlife Photographic from the app store here http://bit.ly/1aKP3qR 

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+Linda Villers Thank you very much Linda :))
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WHY DO MEN HAVE TO KILL MEN THAT ANIMALS HAVE A PLACE TO LIVE?

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#endangeredspecies   #endangered   #Rhino   #Elephant   #Elephants   #Tigers   #Giraffes   #Whales   #leopard   #Lion   #Africa   #Asia   #China   #VIETNAM   #VIETNAMESE   #KILLTHETRADE  
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#SaveTheRhino our world would be a better place....
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Sweet Memory of an Wild African Rhino in Africa or “Once upon a time” there ‘were’ many African Rhinos roaming the African continent! These wild animals were strolling in peace through the unending vastness of the African Landscape without any real predators.

#killthetrade   #AfricanRhino   #Africa   #wildlife   #wildlifephotography   #wildlifephotos   #endangeredspecies   #endangeredspeciesday   #endangered  
Sweet Memory of an African Rhino in Africa or "Once upon a time" there 'were' many African Rhinos roaming the African continent! How will it be in the future
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+Anette Mossbacher Thanks so much Asa :))
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Photos I Wish I Had Taken: Anette Mossbacher by +Susan Portnoy 
Found this blog post on my way....
I was looking through Anette Mossbacher’s portfolio the other day for inspiration and came across this image. Jealousy ripped through me like a knife.

First I was jealous that she was able to see such an amazing moment. I mean, a white polar bear snuggled up on top of black rocks underneath a full moon! What are the chances of that? One in a million? Two?

After the first wave of jealousy hit me, the second, even more powerful than the first, gripped me good. Not only did she see it but she nailed the photo!

I did a little digging and according to an interview I read, she and a few other photographers were sharing a zodiac, forcing her to stand up to keep their lenses out of the image.

So lets recap: Not only did the stars align to place a white polar bear on black rocks underneath a full moon in front of her, she managed to land the shot while floating in a boat…In the dark. I can’t.

It’s a gorgeous image.

I think I’ve said enough.

Thank you very much +Susan Portnoy 
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AN APOLOGY LETTER TO FUTURE GENERATIONS

A MUST WATCH     *SHARE IF YOU CARE*

#EarthDay #ClimateChange #MotherNature #Deforestation
#Nature   #Endangered   #endangeredspecies  
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Thanks for the video thanks for making me think different thanks for making me help now thank you ✌👏👏
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SILENT ROAR WON
my Epupa falls black and white landscape image won the special jury prize and  second place in the Society of German Nature Photographers International Competition!
So honored with those two prizes in this contest.

The story behind this image in my blog: http://www.anettemossbacher.com/silent-roar-epupa-waterfalls-fine-art/


#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#bwfineartle +Black and White Fine Art Photography Gallery curated by +Joel Tjintjelaar
#MonochromeMonday +Monochrome Monday (no curator currently)

#moodymondayphoto #moodymonday +Moody Monday curated by +Philip Daly
#NatureMonday +NatureMonday curated by +Rolf Hicker
#landscapearttuesday +LandscapeArtTuesday curated by +Christina Deubel
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#AmazingLandscapes curated by +Rolf Hicker
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Nader El Assy, +Luca Ferroglio, +Craig Loxley, +Dorothy Pugh, +Jesse Martineau, and +David D
#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography 
curated by +Margaret Tompkins +Kevin Rowe +Toshi Nakamura +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff Beddow +Krzysztof Hanusiak +Dennis Hoffbuhr +Dave Gaylord +Doug Hagadorn +Eric Drumm +RJ Wilner 
#landscapephotos +LANDSCAPE Photos curated by +Robert SKREINER
#monochromeworld +Monochrome World curated by +andi rivarola
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#BTPLandscapePro+BTP Landscape Pro . owned by +Rinus Bakker and +Nancy Dempsey ,curated by +Nancy Dempsey
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Introduction

WHO:

Nature and Wildlife Photographer Anette Mossbacher travels extensively photographing nature and wildlife in unique, dramatic locations. She specializes in capturing wildlife in the natural world, environmental subjects, landscape and travel photography. She has won several awards for her inspirational wildlife and nature images.

WHAT:

Anette's galleries include fine art reproductions in color or black and white. With an extensive and thought-provoking portfolio, you have the opportunity to purchase prints and stock photos of her nature images for your home, offices or commercial use.

Do you need a professional photographer with expertise and experience for your brief ? My experience includes wildlife in the natural world, environmental subjects, landscape and travel photography. I am familiar working under the direction of editors according to their briefs. I am available for worldwide commissions and photography assignments. If you wish to enquire about photography assignments or stock photos, then please contact me for further details

WHERE:

Anette’s nature and wildlife photography takes her around the world: from the unique natural world of Europe to the untamed African bush; the dense rainforests of Asia, to the starkness of the Australian outback; to the Arctic wilderness - home of the Svalbard polar bears. As a nature and wildlife photographer, travelling around the world presents endless opportunities to capture nature and wildlife images in a variety of situations! I journey alone through countries in a 4×4 Jeep, by boat or in any other vehicle which is needed to afford me the opportunity to visit some of the most remote places in the vastness of those countries.


AWARDS:

International Photography Awards - IPA 2014 - Second Place in Nature Wildlife

International Photography Awards - IPA 2014 - Honorable Mentions in Landscape

International Photography Awards - IPA 2014 - 2x Honorable Mentions in Wildlife

One Eyeland Bronze Award 2014 - Wildlife Category

International Screen Exhibition 2014 - Royal Photography Society - Acceptance

Society of German Wildlife Photographers - GDT 5th place in Landscape Category 2014

Overall Grand Prize Winner - Image of the Year 2013 at BPN - Birdphotographers

One Eyeland Bronze Award 2013 - Wildlife Category

2x Award of Merit - New York Institute of Photography

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    Nature & wildlife photography, a collection of wildlife, nature and landscape images for fine art prints and stock photos rights managed license. anette@anettemossbacher.com
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A Scathing, Brutally Honest Rant About Not Working for Free
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Editor's note: This video contains strong language that is not suitable for some environments. In 2007, famed science fiction writer and fie

Capture Namibia: Photography tips from Anette Mossbacher
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Award winning photographer Anette Mossbacher shares with us a few tips for taking photographs on safari in Namibia.

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Not of this World - Crater Lake National Park, Oregon
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Tweet Let's kick things off with a free eBook! 3 Tricks for Focusing at Night, is digitally published and ready to go. I'm excited to see wh

| What happens when National Geographic steals your art?
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Short story: They throw lawyers on you and threaten you to take almost nothing in return, because as a starving artist, you'll be unable to

GooglePlus Pic of the Week: 4 to 10 August 2014
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Last week we featured a landscape photo, and in an attempt to break away from stereotypical "big 5" features, here's a lovely bird photo - a

Facebook Pic of the Week: 11 to 17 August 2014
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It was an open theme on our Facebook Page during this week - so in fact #AnythingGoes! It's not often that you see this character so nicely

GooglePlus Pic of the Week: 11 to 17 August 2014
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How can we not share a lovely image of a species that needs as much publicity and awareness as it can muster? More than 600 rhinos have been

AFRICANature
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Only the highest quality nature photos from Africa

Facebook Pic of the Week: 18 to 24 August 2014
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Our Facebook Page came alive during this week with epic skies, "cloudporn" and the vastness of Africa. Our theme was #BigSkyCountry and we a

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Rhinos
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The global rhino population has dropped 95% in the last 40 yrs. Help put an end to the rhino horn trade.

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GooglePlus Pic of the Week: 10 to 16 March 2014
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Folks, our awesome theme is now live on Google+ as well, and you can find the official AFRICANature G+ page HERE. Participation is coming al

Getty Images Confronts Online Copyright Infringement With A Carrot – And...
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Stock photography giant Getty Images took a gamble yesterday, releasing 35 million files for free non-commercial and editorial uses. Images