Made for speed!

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Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus), being the fastest mammal on earth (it can develop an up to 110 km/hour speed limit), is by far the best hunter among the African big cats. Its successful attempts are mostly due to cheetah ’s approaching the prey hidden and certainly due to its unrivalled speed.
Cheetah Conservation Fund, Namibia, Africa

Nikon D200, Nikkor 80-400 mm, 1/1000 sec at f/ 5.6, ISO 250
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Featured in 20 groups:
“300+ Go Long!”
“A Wilderness somewhere ….”
“Indigenous to East & Southern Africa”
“Zoophoria”
“The Silky Touch”
“African Art and Photography”
“Animals in Action"
“Animals As They Should Be”
“For The Love Of Animals”
“Photography Challenge Group”
“Wildlife of Southern Africa”
“The Virtual Museum”
“The Group”
“Welcome To The Jungle”
“Wild Cats In Their Environment”
“A Moment In Time”
“Nature’s Paintbrush”
“It’s in the detail…”
“Breathtaking Wild Animals & Plants”
“Live, Love, Dream”

- Winner of the “New Avatar” challenge for the group “Animals in Action”
- Winner of the “Wildlife on the Run” challenge for the group “Amazing Wildlife”
- Winner of the “Cheetah or Cheetahs in Action” challenge for the group “Big Cats”
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- Avatar for the “Animals in Action” group
- Avatar for the “Amazing Wildlife” group

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