17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sleeping Beauty

A lioness takes a nap under some brush with her pride mates during the late afternoon heat. They rest up before night falls and the action begins.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2019
Photo Location: Limpopo, South Africa
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Copyright: © Parth Patel