Lets Drink to Make a Difference

A year ago I was contacted by an entrepreneur named Brent Scott. He was in the processing of developing teas for conservation initiatives and wanted permission to use two images…

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Baby Bona Finding Strength

The story of Bona finding her strength. This photo is available on the online store as a print. The proceeds go a long way in Sumatra to support this work.…

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Wow How Bona Has Grown

Wow how Bona has grown!! What a difference 6 years makes for Bona. From mid 2012 when she was just a tiny little girl with no spirit and no energy…

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The Orphans

Remembering Agam. The precious orphan of Aceh despite the support never pulled through. The orphans of the elepghants of Sumatra are unfortunately the result of the issues we as humans…

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Bona Feels the Love

Interesting story behind this photo and greeting from Bona to a new arrival. THE BACK STORY: For an estimated 17 years two Sumatran elephants named Natasha and Dino would entertain…

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Big Girl Bona

While working on implementing the Breeding Program project in Seblat, Bengkulu it was nice to take some time out to see my baby girl Bona. I have been so busy…

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Visitor in the Night

Morning, Day or Night it was whenever Bona was Hungry that she would wake me demanding to be fed.

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Curious Little Bona

Gorgeous little Bona tries to get a taste of what Aswita her surrogate mother is munching on. One of my favourite photos of this whole campaign.

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Sunrise with Elephants

This was my morning view for 7 whole months bottle feeding baby Bona. Most mornings she would knock on my cabin door at 5am trying to wake me up so…

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Hairy Legs

Too cute! Bona munches on a selection of fruit. Take a look at those hairy legs. Took this photo before Bona could learn to kick out with her hind legs.

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Gettin Dirty!!

I’ve learnt over the years documenting the beautiful elephants of Sumatra that there is nothing more enjoyable for a baby elephant than getting completely covered in mud after a bath…

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I DON’T LIKE TRAINING

After Bona started returning to health from the early days of bottle feeding it was decided by the mahouts of PLG Seblat that she needed some simple training with the…

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