Lioness – Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe

This lioness (Panthera leo) was part of a pride which had killed a buffalo the previous evening, an exciting experience for the author. The image was taken after the feast, during the early hours, just after first light.
(Canon 50D; f/5,6; 1/100sec; ISO-400; 250mm)

Picture ©2011 Andrew Field – Simply Wild Photography