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Day of the Jackal

We followed a young male cheetah on the edge of Lake Burunge, Tanzania, as he stalked then killed a young wildebeest. It attracted the attention of this black-backed jackal, who pushed and pushed his luck trying to sneak in, until finally the cheetah snapped, turning on the jackal who, with much yelping, managed to get away by the skin of his teeth.

TAGS: Cheetah, Tanzania

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Cape Town, South Africa
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© Michael Lorentz.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2016, 12:08 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X
Focal Length: 500mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO400
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