13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A lion taking a break at Aquila

This majestic beauty was taking a break when I shot this photo. We were so close to him you could have touched him. I used the natural light of the sun.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2014
Date Uploaded: 06.2015
Photo Location: Touws River, South Africa
Camera: NIKON D5000
Copyright: © Sandy Maritz