By Dan Holmes

Afternoon On The Mara

Equipment Info

State/Province/Region
OT
Country
KE
Nearest Area
Masai Mara
Town
Nairobi
Notes

I shot this hand held at 70mm with a 70-200 telephoto, iso 250, f/5.0 st 1/200th sec; and used a 2 stop Graduated ND filter to hold back the exposure of the sky. For this trip to Africa, I carried Canon: 5DMII, 5DMI, 30D, 16-35. 24-70, 70-200, 35-350, a 2x doubler, Grad NDs, Polarizers, small Induro tripod.

Description

Five lions sleeping off their night's hunt on a grassy plain in Kenya's Masai Mara. These are from the Marsh Pride - stars of BBC's "Big Cat Diary". The solitary acacia tree is called a "Miti Mota" in Swahili - it means "solitary tree".

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01/06/2013

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