Painted Elephants – The colorful elephants of the Jaipur Elephant Festival

2015-08-28 // unusual photography

The Painted Elephants series of French photographer Charles Fréger, who in 2013 captured the colorful elephants of the Jaipur Elephant Festival, a celebration that takes place annually in Rajasthan, in northwestern India, and brings together hundreds of elephants to pay tribute to these animals, which are then decorated with paintings, fabrics and jewelry. We already talked about Charles Fréger with his previous Wilder Mann series.

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Images © Charles Fréger

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