14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Lion charging for the kill, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
We waited not-so patiently for 45 minutes in our vehicle because a lion had been spotted hiding in the tall grass, stalking Thompsons Gazelles. Suddenly it burst out full speed into the herd of gazelles and captured one.
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||Oct. 15, 2016, 9:04 a.m.