17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mid-morning stroll

My guide and I have been following this mother and cub for a couple of days in the Maasai Mara. For this image the mother was taking the cub into thick vegetation for a well earned rest after killing and feasting on a gazelle.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Maasai Mara, Kenya
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Mark Walker