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Morkel Erasmus

Thanks! I'll upload them here now...

 

 

First one of a male yawning in Savute, Botswana.

 

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Second one of a male doing what we know lions do best...sleeping (Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa).

 

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Finally found a spare hour to edit an image - South Luangwa 2007

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Loving all the photos...... Thanks everyone. Not anywhere near the standard of the other images uploaded but here are a couple from the Mara, Christmas 2010. Will add others when I have a bit more time.

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South Luangwa NP, Zambia Nov 2011

 

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Lake Nakuru, Kenya Sept 2009

 

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Amboseli NP, Kenya Sept 2009

 

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Wild Dogger

Taken at Hluhluwe NP, South Africa.

We were about to leave the park, when the ranger told us that there were 7 lions in a tree. So we changed our plans and went to that place.

It was already about noon and the light was very bad, so the pictures are not that good at all.

 

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Rainbirder

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It's a jungle out there! (Buffalo Springs NP, Kenya)

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Wild Dogger

My balls are always bouncing ...

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... to the left and to the right (AC/DC: Big balls) :P

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Game Warden

"Swing low, sweet chariot..."

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Guest nappa

Confident Cub, Savute, Botswana, 2011

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A matched pair!........................... But it does show the difference in camera quality & the skill of a photographer!

In fact, till this moment I had been very pleased with my little cub!

 

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Sverker

Maybe he copied your pic and photoshopped it .... :)

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Guest nappa

Help! I'm going down with the photography bug is there a cure?

 

My first ever Lion on my first ever trip 12 years ago. Moremi North Gate

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twaffle

Nappa, there are worse bugs to come down with. :D

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Ooops sorry double post! I need to fill this space & quick

 

I got it bad. Hands are trembling, sight is blurred!

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SimplyRed

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Blue Eyed Beauties!

 

Five week old cubs found twice during our January 2010 visit to Selous Safari Camp, Selous, S. Tanzania.

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pault

Nappa, that is a serioulsy dirty lioness!

 

Very cute, SimplyRed.

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Guest nappa

Nappa, that is a serioulsy dirty lioness!

 

Very cute, SimplyRed.

Here are her sisters, one still feeding! They fed for two days which I think is about the norm for a big kill.

Mind you on the second day the air was a bit rich!

 

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ZaminOz

when food can serve as a pillow too...

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Sangeeta

Here's my Simba (seriously, that's his real name) with his pillow...

 

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twaffle

Sisters … Ngorongoro, 2012

 

When I get my 1Dx I'll get better bokah, I hope.

 

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marcianluanda

Sabi Sand South Africa

 

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Sangeeta - great pic of your Simba!

 

Here's one from the Mara Triangle in June 2012 -

 

 

...mmm, mmm, good!

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africaaddict

Some here from Sth Luangwa last Nov.

 

Tag.......your in

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/160s f/4 ISO6400

 

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This is "Metro" one of 3 bros pride leaders of the MGM trio.

Metro, Goldwyn & Mayer, so named for their joint leadership of the "Hollywood" pride.

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/800s ISO800 f/5.6

 

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Nsefu pride female stalking 2 buffalo

 

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Remedial head massage!

This sub adult was lucky to escape the still kicking and dangerous hooves of this buffalo.

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/125s f/4 ISO6400

 

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Happiness is a full belly!

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/800s f/5.6 ISO800 (deliberately cut the rear legs, due to some nasty entrails)

 

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3...2...1........coming, ready or not!

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/400s f/5.6 ISO800

 

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Night of the lion

 

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After originally setting her sights on some puku, this female successfully brought down the year old warthog on the left.

Lupunga spur, Mfuwe region.

 

D3s 500f/4VR 1/1000s f/5.6 ISO200

 

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Cheers

Marc

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Game Warden

Wow there are some really interesting angles in this series. The last really captures the essence of a hunt.

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