Young Lion-South Africa

© Luis Louro

Young Lion-South Africa

Uploaded: May 04, 2005

Description

I took this picture in Mala Mala private reserve in South Africa, this fellow bellong to the Charlton pride.
They were eating a cape buffalo, and roaring at each other.
I was about 5 to 10 meters from the scene, and used a 300mm + extender, it was almost rainnig, and they were in the shadows, so I used a very slow speed 1/50 at 5.6

Comments

Bryan Yates May 04, 2005

This is a fantastic shot!!! The composition is wonderful,lighting and color, Everything!!! You should resubmit this under the monthly theme catagory, This is a winner! #244748

Bryan Yates May 04, 2005

I also visited your web page and love your work!!! However you miss spelled everything, or is that a different language? I am almost fluent in one language! Your work is great photo's and art work! I'll check back in from time to time..... #1318648

Luis Louro May 04, 2005

Thank you Bryan!!! #1318754

Kate Jackson May 04, 2005

WOW I can't believe if this is NOT in the monthly theme? Would Luis be allowed to resubmit this Bryan as I thought you could only post each picture once in each month? It would be a shame to miss it. Brilliant lion shot Luis including the blood around his eye. Bet he was not left hungry!! #1318773

Luis Louro May 04, 2005

Thank you Kate!!!

#1318795

Janus Anderson May 08, 2005

Awesome photo, wow... #1330633

Luis Louro May 09, 2005

Thank's Janus. #1332690

Bryan Yates May 09, 2005

I am not sure if you can or can't resubmit! But It would be worth trying! This is a winner in my book. It should win in the animal section as well! Great shot! #1334064

Luis Louro May 15, 2005

Already there!!! thank's Bryan. #1354565

Sue L. Cullumber May 18, 2005

Luis,

Excellent work. Just amazing!!! #1366358

Kate Jackson June 21, 2005

Ahh Luis I am so pleased for you. I have counted 3 so far! Congratulations! #1498763

Bryan Yates June 21, 2005

I really hope this image takes the win!! I think this is the best in the catagory among alot of great images. But this one, has a REAL feeling about it and not a lazy day at the zoo yawn!
Win or not this is a winner to me! Excellent!!! #1499843

Stephanie Lyons June 21, 2005

Congrats on another finalist Luis! #1501189

Luis Louro June 22, 2005

Thank you Sue, Kate, Bryan and Stephanie!!! #1505208

Judy S. Fung June 22, 2005

Congrats, Luis! #1507560

Luis Louro June 23, 2005

Thank you Judy!!! #1508874

Stephanie Lyons June 23, 2005

What a great month for you Luis! Big congrats! Kisses, Mom ... #1509022

Noel Baebler June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Luis! #1510179

Luis Louro June 23, 2005

Thank you Stephanie and Noel!!! #1510762

Jennifer Rennison June 23, 2005

Awesome capture, Luis!! Congratulations on your well deserved win! #1510950

Luis Louro June 23, 2005

thank you Jennifer!!! #1511935

Luis Louro June 23, 2005

thank you Jennifer!!! #1511936

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win again Luis!!! #1512720

Souha Dooly June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your Win ,Luis !!!Great shot!! WAW.... #1513474

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 24, 2005

Awesome capture....congratulations again and again!!! #1515402

Luis Louro June 24, 2005

Thank you Adilson, Souha and Gail!!! #1515734

Barbara K. Breitsameter June 24, 2005

Bravo LUIS on your win!!! You work is amazing. #1516047

Kate Jackson June 24, 2005

Forgive me for coming along so late in congratulating you for this win Luis. Not the way to treat a grandson! #1516342

Debra Booth June 25, 2005

Congratulations on your wind, Luis! Awesome capture!! #1518138

Luis Louro June 27, 2005

thank you Barbara, "Grannie" and Debra!!! #1527306

Claudette Foote June 27, 2005

Congratulations on your wind, Luis! Awesome capture!!

#1527975

Emanuel R.L Marcos March 09, 2006

Stunning image. it aint easy to find strong images like this one!
Gr8 one Luis #2514638

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