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In one of my recent Masai Mara trip I was just concentrating only on cheetah hunts. So me and my guide we spotted a cheetah and spend the whole day watching it closely. This happened for many days and on the second last day of my trip this cheetah targeted a gazelle. The target was locked and the cheetah started running towards the gazelle and even the gazelle started running for its life. The chase continued and I could capture this frame in a fraction of a second wherein at one glance when you at this picture you will see the cheetah having a deer’s head with many legs. I found this picture very interesting and unique. Soon after this picture was taken the cheetah tactfully uses his front left foot to hit its prey in such a way that it falls down and the cheetah caught it immediately.

TAGS: Illusion, Kenya

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Onterio, Canada
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© Thomas Vijayan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 7:40 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO900
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PHOTO LOCATION Masai Mara, Kenya