14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Eye Contact with the King of Animals

This photo was taken while on a photo safari in South Africa. The lioness is nearby and the lion is very protective of her. This image captures his watchful eye over us as visitors.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2015
Date Uploaded: 08.2016
Photo Location: near Hluhluwe, South Africa
Camera: DMC-FZ1000
Copyright: © Araminta Sellers