Trophy Case: David Chancellor’s Hunters

May 10, 2013

By Dzana Tsomondo

© David Chancellor/Institute

"Huntress with Wildebeast, Namibia." Click on the Photo Gallery link below to see more images.

A giraffe unspools, the lower half of its body politely seated while the impossible neck corkscrews into the foreground, its head unceremoniously resting in the dirt. The hunter reclines in the grass, nearly leaning against the corpse, a cigarette in his mouth, his facial expression suggestive of post-coital ennui. His camouflage jacket is open. A rifle with a scope sits...

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