12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Call of the wild

This image captures the beautiful sub-adult tigress walking the catwalk in the golden light of the dusk – with its direct eye contact and paw raised in ‘handshake mode’, a call of the wild.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2012
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Nagpur, India
Camera: NIKON D7000