Female lion and cubs, Panthera leo krugeri, eating at a Wildebeest kill, Maasai Mara National Park, Kenya, East Africa. Rests between mouthfuls become more frequest as they gorge on their kill. Lions are now endangered. About 30 years ago there were about 400,000 across Africa, now the population is estimated to be about 20,000 and decreasing. Canon 500D, zoom lens.