17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Ghost of Darkness

One of the big fives, leopard is an incredible cat. As it has to keep it's kill away from the other predators, it mostly pulls them on the tree. This was it becomes out of reach of other predators.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Sanjay Shukla