A photographer has captured some adorable photos of two baby elephants playing together at Kruger National Park in South Africa.
Inez Allin-Widow, 32, was visiting the park when he stumbled across the two animals.
The photographer, from the Netherlands, said: ‘We came across a herd of elephants, and these two young elephants.
One of the young elephants lays down as the other one climbs on him at the park
The snapper said the tumbling around of the elephants made him laugh as he took the photo
The Dutch photographer said the shots show that the elephants were enjoying themselves
‘I always enjoy watching elephants, especially the youngsters as they always make me laugh – so I knew were to aim the camera at.
‘They didn’t mind us watching them from the car and continued playing.
‘I think the shots perfectly show that the elephants were thoroughly enjoying themselves.
The joyful photos show love and affection between the two young elephants as they play
‘The tumbling around really made me laugh.
‘I felt lots of warmth, love, affection, and joy.
‘I feel a great deal of respect and love for them and these photos show exactly what I love so much about them.’
The photographer said they came across a herd of elephants, including the two young ones
The photos show the elephants playing together, climbing one another and barging into each other.
In one of the photos, the animals are seen walking together across the national park.
Kruger National Park, one of Africa’s largest game reserves, has a very high density of wild animals, including lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants and buffalos.
The young elephants were captured barging into each other as they played together