12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
observation point

Cheetah's typical behaviour is finding the highest place arround them like termite mounds, rocks,sloping trees and sometimes vehicles, and watch their enemies and preys there. And the cubs watching them learn this behaviour from their mothers. This cheetah had one cub who was watching her.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2012
Date Uploaded: 10.2014
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X
Copyright: © Serhat Demiroglu