19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
black Indian leopard 2

The large black Indian leopard suddenly walks out on the tree branch in the forest of Kabini in Karnataka. He looks as beeing an incarnation of Bagheera from the Jungle Book.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: India
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Jan Fleischmann