13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sleepy lion cub

We encountered a lioness with her sleeping club on the open savanna. The cub woke up briefly and eyed us, and then went blissfully back to sleep.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2013
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Botswana
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Joann Ordille