13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lion resting after eating buffalo

After killing a buffalo a large group of female lions and cubs systematically ate the animal. When they were full enough one of them rested whith her head on the back of the buffalo.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Sabi Sand, South Africa
Camera: DSC-HX300
Copyright: © Corine Blok