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A female leopard emerges in the evening to scan the horizon.

While on safari in the Serengeti, our guide was alerted to the presence of a leopard nearby. This majestic female leopard had emerged at twilight to warm herself on the rocks, and scan the horizon for possible hunting opportunities. Only in person can you appreciate the breathtaking beauty and elegance of such a creature.

TAGS: Africa, Cat, Leopard, Predator, Rocks, Serengeti

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© Suzanne Short.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 22, 2016, 5:52 a.m.
Camera Make: Panasonic
Camera Model: DMC-FZ200
Focal Length: 108mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO125
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