13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A bold Tigress from Central India

An average tiger lives about 15 years in the wild. Seen here is a 14 year old Tigress from Central India. You can see a cataract starting to develop in the left eye due to old age. Old yet bold, she walked head on toward our safari vehicle.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: India
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Copyright: © Suyash Keshari