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Dana Allen
Works at Wildlife and Adventure Photographer
Attended Arizona State University
Lives in Zimbabwe
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A Delicate Balance…

Preserving the planet must be balanced with the needs of an ever growing population. We must keep in mind that the preservation of our natural environment is one of the surest ways to help safeguard the future of our planet for the next generation.

Delicate Arch, Arches National Park, Utah.

Submission for the PlusOne Collection III.

Nikon D4. Nikon 14-24mm.
ISO 200 f9.5 @ 1/8 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net



#PlusOneCollectionIII
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#breakfastclub +Gemma Costa  
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+Rolf Hicker 
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So well said and true, beautifully captured Dana, love this! 
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Great Photo! I was there recently, I have seen many of your wildlife photos, would be interested to see more of the Southwest
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And Then There Were Three…

The African Forest Elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis), has only been declared a separate species within the past few years. Not only is it the latest of the three elephant species, it is also unfortunately the most endangered. 

Somewhere in Parc National d'Odzala-Kokoua, Republic of the Congo.

With Lango Camp.

Nikon D4. Nikon 200-400mm.
ISO 800 f4.8 @ 1/250 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net

+Wildlife Wednesdays  #wildlifewednesday  +Mike Spinak +Morkel Erasmus 
#10000photographers +Robert SKREINER  
#wildlifephotos   +WILDLIFE Photos 
#plusphotoextract +Jarek Klimek 
#breakfastclub +Gemma Costa 
+HQSP Animals   curated by  +Delcour Eric  +Marina Versaci +Jim Haner  +Mark HELM  +Claire Jennings  #hqspanimals   
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Diego Cattaneo     +Sandy Schepis  +Dick Whitlock     +Anette Mossbacher 
#threatenedthursday  +Sumit Sen 
+Elephant Wednesday  #elephantwednesday  +Matthias Haeussler +Diego Cattaneo +Louisa Catharine Forsyth 
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Great shot
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A Flash of Color…

A Lilacbreasted Roller (Coracias caudata) displays the amazing variety of colors in his plumage.

Okavango Delta, Botswana.

With Wilderness Safaris.

Nikon D3s. Nikon 200-400mm.
ISO 800 f5.6 @ 1/4000 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net



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#breakfastclub +Gemma Costa 
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#WholeWildlifeWeek +Diego Cattaneo   +Anette Mossbacher  +Sandy Schepis  +Dick Whitlock 
#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Marina Versaci +Philippe Avenel +Delcour Eric +Claire Jennings and +Mark HELM #hqspanimals
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+Karsten Meyer  +Britta Rogge  
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#birds4all  
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+Birds4All 
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Ah!
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Bighorn…

Aptly named, the horns of a Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) can weigh as much as 30 pounds.

Garden of the Gods, Colorado.

Nikon D4. Nikon 28-300mm.
ISO 400 f5.6 @ 1/1000 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net


 #hqspanimals  +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith
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Congratulations! HQSP thinks your work is great and you have been included in the March +HQSP Winners group for this shot!

Well done, please check out the other winning shots on +HQSP Winners and look out for our Winners circle released at the end of each month :)

Regards +Michael Sonntag
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Having tried a few under/over shots I know they're not nearly as easy as one would think. Very well executed!
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Just Hanging Out…

A Lioness (Panthera leo) on the Busanga Plains seeks the cool shade of a large fig tree in the late afternoon.

Busanga Plains, Kafue National Park, Zambia.

With Shumba Camp.

Nikon D3s. Nikon 200-400mm.
ISO 800 f4.8 @ 1/500 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net

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#treetuesday  +Tree Tuesday 
+Christina Lawrie  +Shannon S. Myers  +Allan Cabrera  +Ralph Mendoza  +Kim Troutman  
#onecatadaykeepsthedoctoraway   #caturdayeveryday  +Sandra Deichmann 
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Gorgeous! 
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The Bird Cliffs of Alkefjellet…

Thousands upon thousands of Brünnich's Guillemots (Uria lomvia) fill the sky alongside the cliffs of Alkefjellet where over a quarter of a million birds nest during the Arctic summer months.

Alkefjellet, Svalbard.


Nikon D4. Nikon 28-300mm.
ISO 400 f11 @ 1/1000 sec.
Lexar Media. 

© Dana Allen www.photosafari-africa.net

#plusphotoextract +Jarek Klimek  
#10000photographers    
+10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS 
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#breakfastclub +Gemma Costa 
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+Rolf Hicker 
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Beautiful seascape image !:-)
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Professional Wildlife and Adventure Photographer, Publisher and Educator
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  • Wildlife and Adventure Photographer
    present
  • PhotoSafari (Pvt) Ltd.
    Managing Director, 2012
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    Master of Fine Arts, Photography, 1980 - 1984
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