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angelabranson March 24, 2018
Gorgeous!
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ela_v March 26, 2018
Surreal! Great one

Leopard



Leopard looking for hunt.
Leopard looking for hunt.
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Awards

Contest Finalist in Explore Africa Photo Contest
Peer Award
+21
Superb Composition
+5
Magnificent Capture
+3
Absolute Masterpiece
+2
Top Choice
Superior Skill
All Star

Submitted to Photo Contests

Top ClassTM

Top 20 class
Top 20 class week 1
Top 20 class
Top 10 class week 1

Behind The Lens

Location
The photo was taken in Sabi Sands, near Kruger Park, during a photo safari.
Time
Around 08.00 a.m.The leopard was vigilant, sitting on a thermite mound. We were installed in a jeep equipped with a tripod, waiting for the best occasion.
Lighting
Early morning, the light was diffuse, great for photography.
Equipment
Nikon D800, Tamron 150-600 , jeep equipped with tripod.
Inspiration
Leopard was at a high point, with no pollution, and a beautiful background.
Editing
Some cropping and minor contrast adjustments.
In my camera bag
Nikon D800, Nikon D500, Tamron 150-600, Nikon 70-200 f/4, Nikon 16 -35 f/4.
Feedback
The fine tuning of the lens is very important, sturdy tripod and get early in the morning.

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