19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
On the Prowl

I captured this image of a large male cheetah on a November afternoon in Lewa Conservancy, Kenya. He had been making his way methodically through the tall grass fields in Lewa and finally walked up on a ridge where the grass was shorter.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: ILCE-1
Copyright: © Jim Guerard