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Mates

Lion couple 1 second after mating climax. Having followed a lioness that was walking purposefully along the road in Ruaha National Park before sunrise, some 15 minutes later she joined a group with the clear intention of mating. We observed the mating marathon all morning, leaving the lions to pick their spot without disturbing them. At one point they picked a clear spot on the road close to and facing our vehicle. One second after the climax the male looked straight into the lens.

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Wakkerzeel, Belgium
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© Ingrid Vekemans.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2013
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2015, 6:19 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800E
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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