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a herd of elephants walking with Mount Kilimanjaro in the background
July 31, 2015

Elephants on Parade

In the first morning light, female elephants and their young cross the plains of Kenya’s Amboseli National Park to feed in the marshes, says Your Shot member Daniel Pinheiro. Mount Kilimanjaro and its famed mantle of snow looms behind.

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Photograph by Daniel Pinheiro, National Geographic Your Shot

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