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Posted by Carol Clarke on Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:49 am

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One from a few years back. 

We had been watching a pair of lions mating for several hours but I was more intrigued by the expression on the face of the lion as they lay down to rest in the heat of the day.  He gazed at his lioness with a look of what I can only describe as wonder and amazement.  :) 

Lower Zambezi, Zambia.

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by david fletcher on Fri Nov 10, 2017 2:09 pm
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cracking shot Carol. Your images always have a lovely feel and you have a canny knack of picking exactly the right moment. Lovely
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by Ron Day on Fri Nov 10, 2017 8:17 pm
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The look on the males face says it all - priceless. Beautiful capture, and as Dave points out it was at the decisive moment. Fantastic image!

by Square Man1 on Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:05 am
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What brilliant expression the lion has, captured in such sweet light and a great eye contact.

Congrats on this stellar image Carol.


by John Spreitzer on Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:39 am
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Great image. Priceless expression!

by Debapratim Saha on Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:36 am
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Great behavioural image with expressive eye and very apt caption!!Congrats Carol!!

by Cindy Marple on Sun Nov 12, 2017 3:25 pm
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Such a wonderful expression captured. I like the framing too as it tells the story.

by clement on Tue Nov 14, 2017 2:25 am
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What an amazing mood captured here.. Story teller..

by Karl Egressy on Wed Nov 15, 2017 5:50 pm
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You are right about the gaze, Carol. Such a beautiful portrait and nice story.

by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Nov 23, 2017 5:34 am
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I amazed by YOU, Carol! You always get the most wonderful animal expressions, as if you can somehow read their minds. (Maybe you can....). Lovely shot.
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