14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Leaping Impala

This photograph was taken as an impala attempted to evade a cheetah in Maasai Mara. The impala's graceful leap portrays a moment of stillness, calm, and strength.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Maasai Mara, Kenya
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Anna Armistead