White rhino babies tend to walk in front of the mothers. If they were black rhinos, the baby would follow. The baby is 1-2 years old.

Lion Sands, Sabi Sands, South Africa

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II ,Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM 1/200s f/5.6 at 210.0mm iso1000

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Ceratotherium simum


rhino, rhinoceros, ungulate, horn, mother, baby

I am an amateur photographer with a love of travel. I mostly enjoy landscape and wildlife photography. I live in California which provides a great deal of opportunities for great photography.

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  • Christina Backus
    Christina Backusover 4 years ago

    Perfectly framed delightful image of this baby’s first steps with his mother who’s probably enjoying the attention she is getting!

  • Michael Cummings
    Michael Cummingsover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture Michael, love the birds on mom’s back

  • Paulo van Breugel
    Paulo van Breugelover 4 years ago

    Nicely framed and perfect DOF with both mother and baby sharp

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 4 years ago

    March 12, 2010

  • Thank you Terese for the feature !

    – Michael Moss

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 4 years ago

    You are very welcome Michael

  • Garth Smith
    Garth Smithover 4 years ago

    Love this one too Michael, you have a great portfolio

  • Thank you for your great comment!

    – Michael Moss

  • naturalnomad
    naturalnomadalmost 4 years ago

    Magic shot!

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesover 3 years ago

    2 Day 2011/03/17

  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonover 3 years ago

    24 Mar 2011 – Congratulations | Veels Geluk!

  • Many thanks for the feature :)

    – Michael Moss

  • marella
    marellaabout 3 years ago

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