Plains Zebras (Equus quagga)
A magical moment in the Ngorongoro Crater when something seemed to be happening in every direction, it was such a buzz.
Zebras are generally slower than horses, but their great stamina helps them outpace predators.
Cover of my African Mammals calendar.
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Canon 100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS USM at 400mm
ISO 400, 1/1000 sec at f/9.1
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Challenge Winner of “November 2010 Avatar Challenge” for All Things in the Natural World, “2011 Winner” for Let Animals Stay Free, “Alphabet Legs – Creatures Beginning with ‘Z’” for Nature Photography Challenge and “Zebras – May 2011 Avatar” for Wild Africa
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