17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Guardian of Forests

This image of a tiger was captured as he enjoys the calmness of dusk in the forest area. The tigers guard their territory by moving and marking through their entire home range. This way they not only guard their home but also the forests where they live.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Mandla, India
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Sanjay Shukla