16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Quiet Time

Lions are found not only in Africa but also in the Western part of India, home of the last 500 Asian lions, whose territory once ranged up into the Carpathian basin. According to the records, wild lions lived in Greece until the 1st century.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Mkuze, South Africa
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © Bence Mate