15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lion enjoying a meal

We came across this lion eating a kill of a Wildebeest and we had a long lens on our camera that allowed us to get in close. We stayed and shot and finally got this shot of the lion looking directly at me.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Herman Jakubowski