Sri Lanka: Elephant Island
Sri Lanka has its own special elephants. Here are some photos taken whilst it was filmed.
Namal the little orphan and his keeper Salinda.
The "gang" of young orphans at the Elephant Trust Home in Uda Walawe.
Cameraman Martyn Colbeck
Cameraman Martyn Colbeck has been filming elephants for over 25 years.
Calves weigh around 100 kg at birth.
Three females reassuring each other with a trunk to mouth greeting.
Two elephants go head to head.
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4/10 Sri Lanka has its own special elephants. Cameraman Martyn Colbeck reveals their world.
First broadcast: 09 Aug 2013