19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

This stunning male was walking the plains calling for the rest of his pride at dusk. Only meters away his roar went right through me; both chilling and exhilarating at the same time.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Malini Chandrasekar