Not only is this a story of love between an animal and a man, there is also an ecological message about conservation. With dexterity and sensibility photographer Ko Myo manages to fit an elephant’s massive volume inside a photo frame, which is a technically daunting task and a psychological challenge to come so close to the subject, the story also required the constant, daily presence of the photographer with the mahout and the elephant as they work, rest and play.
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