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Lion cub sunset.


Posted by Marc on Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:00 pm

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Just back from another amazing trip to South Luangwa & Vumbura plains.

With one highlight being:

A 5 month old lion cub, relaxes under another glorious winter sunset in Zambia's South Luangwa Nat Park.
Captured using an L bracket, flipped ballhead & monopod and CamRanger remote

Nikon D810
Tamron 24-70 f/2.8 G2
f/6.3 -1.33EV
fill flash (rear curtain) -1.7EV
1/250s
ISO125@ 70mm.

Cheers
Marc


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by david fletcher on Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:49 am
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love that look on the youngster Marc. Nice balance
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by E.J. Peiker on Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:36 am
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Love this - very unique lion cub photo.
 

by Carol Clarke on Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:09 pm
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A beauty, Marc!

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by Ron Day on Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:27 pm
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An amazing capture, Marc. Nice work with the flash.
 

by clement on Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:40 am
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Love this picture Marc.. the essence of the setting sun.. WOW
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Fri Aug 09, 2019 5:23 am
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So unusual ad interesting- wonderful technique used here with great results!
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by bobmcrae on Fri Aug 09, 2019 12:47 pm
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Wow, really nice how you not only captured the cute cub, but also the beautiful background. Nice work.
 

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