17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Cub's Future

On my last safari out in the Mara, we came across a lioness and her three cubs who had just enjoyed a fresh kill. This cub had his attention stolen by a few vultures circling above and the perfect moment was created before my eyes.

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Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Courtney Ross