Lion (Panthera leo), Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Okavango Delta, Botswana, Africa

Nikon D200, Nikkor 80-400 mm at 400 mm, 1/350 sec at f/ 5.6, ISO 200
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Comments

  • Karen  Moore
    Karen Mooreover 4 years ago

    ery sharp great close up !!!!

  • Thanks a lot Karen!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Matthew Walters
    Matthew Waltersover 4 years ago

    Super shot – I hope you were at the 400mm end of the zoom!

  • The jeep was only 4-5 meters away… Right in front of us a whole lion pride of 15 members! Incredible sight… Thank you Matthew!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • TatumWulff
    TatumWulffover 4 years ago

    wow, great shot!!! beautiful !!

  • Thank you very much Tatum!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Virginia N. Fred
    Virginia N. Fredover 4 years ago

    Wonderfful work love th angle you chose to shoot this one in,welldone…gina

  • Many thanks Virginia, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Steve Bullock
    Steve Bullockover 4 years ago

    Moremi sure does give some great photo opps doesn’t it!

  • Yes indeed Steve, great place, Botswana really rocks!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Barb Miller
    Barb Millerover 4 years ago

    Instant FAV! I love this peaceful restful position. Barb

  • Thanks a lot Barbara, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Barb Miller
    Barb Millerover 4 years ago


    Your Hosts: Jo and Barb

  • My pleasure Jo and Barb!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Barb Miller
    Barb Millerover 4 years ago

  • BigCatPhotos
    BigCatPhotosover 4 years ago

    Fabulous….congrats on your feature.

  • Thanks a lot!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Barb Miller
    Barb Millerover 4 years ago

    Kontantinos, this is so gentle an image and an easy decision to feature it in BIG CATS. Barb

  • Thank you very much for the feature and the comment Barb, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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