While travelling through the Khutse game reserve in central Botswana, we came across this male lion (Panthera leo) on a low ridge over looking a water hole.

Canon EOS 350D, 100-300 Sigma @ 300mm.
1/200s @ f/5.6, ISO 125

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african, wildlife, lion, botswana, africa, khutse, kalahari, grass


  • Baina Masquelier
    Baina Masquelierover 3 years ago

    Nice shot! Love the subtle tones and the tension. Well done!

  • Renee Blake
    Renee Blakeover 3 years ago

    Nice work ! Welcome to RB !

  • shazart
    shazartabout 3 years ago

    Welcome to RB Donald, what a fantastic image. You will soon be hooked!

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    Konstantinos A...over 1 year ago

    30 October 2012 – 1 image per 24hrs

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    Ray Clarkeabout 1 year ago

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