16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The sun is now above the horizon and a lion is resting, satiated after a successful morning hunt. Compared to humans, lions have a limited perception of colour, but have excellent night vision. This allows them to hunt at night, when they can easily take their prey by surprise.
|Photo Location:||Masai Mara, Kenya|
|Copyright:||© Bence Mate|