Intense stare of lioness

Posted by dianarebman on Sun Jul 05, 2020 7:15 pm

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Taken from a blind in Etosha National Park, Namibia

Nikon D850, Nikon 500mm PF lens
f5.6, 1/500sec, ISO 6400

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by SantaFeJoe on Sun Jul 05, 2020 9:01 pm
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Intense! Did you feel safe in a blind with her looking your way?

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by dianarebman on Sun Jul 05, 2020 10:16 pm
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It was intimidating as she came closer and closer with that eye contact!!

by Cynthia Crawford on Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:16 am
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You really caught that "look"! I would not have liked to be there. Imagine what her prey might feel-paralyzed? I like the paw up showing she's headed your way. Beautiful ...and brave!
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by Ron Day on Mon Jul 06, 2020 1:15 pm
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Excellent low perspective and beautiful pose on this approach shot, Diana. Well done!

by Carol Clarke on Sat Jul 18, 2020 5:41 pm
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Beautifully done, Diana. You have really captured the essence of this young lioness!

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