Cheetah Cubs, Phinda Private Reserve, South Africa. They are 5-6 months old.

Acinonyx jubatus

Canon 20D, 400 DO with 1.4 extender, f5, ISO 200 1/400

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27 Features !

Featured Front Page Explorer 3/9/12

Featured in Animal Portraits (No Cats or Dogs) – No banner 6/8/10


big cat, cheetah, close up, cubs, feline, kittens, spots

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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  • danamh40
    danamh40about 4 years ago

    So very beautiful!

  • Sandy Stewart
    Sandy Stewartabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful portrait shot of two Cheetah cubs! The warm lighting compliments the warm shade of them and contrasts with the dark! : )

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 4 years ago

    This is soooooo very beautiful, well done,

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...about 4 years ago

    Marvelous close up Michael, well done!

  • Many thanks, I know how much you also love cheetah!

    – Michael Moss

  • Sherry Pundt
    Sherry Pundtabout 4 years ago

    Great capture Michael! The clarity is outstanding. It makes me want to just reach out and pet them!

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • ellismorleyphto
    ellismorleyphtoabout 4 years ago

    Awww this is adorable! Congratulations on your well deserved feature!! :-)

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • Adrian Paul
    Adrian Paulabout 4 years ago

  • Thank you Adrian for the feature !

    – Michael Moss

  • David Clarke
    David Clarkeabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations, Michael! This excellent image has been chosen to be among the twelve new images featured in the Indigenous to East & Southern Africa group

  • Many thanks for the feature !

    – Michael Moss

  • Elaine123
    Elaine123almost 4 years ago

    How sweet

  • Many thanks for the two features !

    – Michael Moss

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