fbpixel

Son of Wet Lion


Posted by david fletcher on Fri Feb 01, 2019 2:37 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 6 posts | 
Image
Well.. i dunno really other than it's most likely as Males tend to kill young not of their own to bring the Lioness back into heat.  (I've personally not tried that approach... :D... can see a few issues with that)...  

Saw this little fella tucked away some distance to the male's right, watching him getting up... Bit tucked away and busy but was lucky to spot it.

D300 500 AF-S Ii at 1/125 F4 at ISO 800..

Please feel free to view uncompressed.
Make your life spectacular!

User avatar
Posted by:
david fletcher
Lifetime Member
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Posts: 18326
Joined: 24 Sep 2004

   

by John Spreitzer on Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:37 pm
John Spreitzer
Forum Contributor
Posts: 886
Joined: 01 Sep 2004
Location: Ridgewood, New Jersey
Member #:01128
Very cool shot! Really like the sharpness on the face and the comp is excellent!
John
 

by Ron Day on Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:47 pm
User avatar
Ron Day
Moderator
Posts: 10577
Joined: 05 Sep 2003
Member #:00819
Another beauty, Dave. The rain adds so much to the mood of the image. I'm thankful the youngster was hidden from the male. Looks like it was in a good hiding place with the thorns above. Great work!
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:07 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 57870
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Bucks, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
I agree, very probably a little drip off the old puddle, Dave.  :wink: 

Lovely shot!

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Jakejacoby on Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:49 pm
User avatar
Jakejacoby
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1204
Joined: 03 Nov 2015
Location: Oldsmar, Florida
Member #:02085
Excellent shot in habitat Dave.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Sat Feb 02, 2019 6:32 am
User avatar
Cynthia Crawford
Moderator
Posts: 12061
Joined: 10 Jun 2006
Location: Vermont
Member #:00733
He looks very alert -perhaps a bit wary? Not bedraggled like "dad". Nice with the weeds and raindrops. I like how you kept the long top view- adds a lot to the drama and story.
Cynthia (Cindy) Crawford-Moderator, Photo & Digital Art
web site: http://www.creaturekinships.net
"If I Keep a Green Bough in My Heart, the Singing Bird Will Come"  Chinese Proverb
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
6 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group