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Chilling Lioness


Posted by Steve Kaluski on Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:48 am

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One of the two female lions I had the please to spend time with in Botswana. The pride is one of the recent film documentaries Dereck & Beverly Joubert have done for Nat Geo "Birth of a Pride" living along the Selinda spillway. As the cubs decided to play, she just decided to chill on the road, 30 mins later the two females took down a male warthog, - the family ate well. 

Thanks to those who posted or viewed on the last posting.

Steve

Subject: Lioness (Panthera leo) chilling
Location: Botswana
Camera: Canon 1DX MKII
Lens: 200-400f/4 HH
Exposure: 1/1000s at f/5.6 ISO640
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by Carol Clarke on Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:26 pm
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A very nice view of this pretty female, Steve. Lions do two things very well - sleep (most of the time) and hunt. Although this girl is resting, she is still very aware of what is going on.

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