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Ivan Muller

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Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« on: November 15, 2013, 03:13:10 AM »
We came across these lions one evening on a night drive from Skukuza camp. The males were restless and walking all around a lioness in heat...there are many more of my African wildlife & other  images here on my Zenfolio website . . .http://ivanmuller.zenfolio.com/   Please have a look and give me some feedback!

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Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2014, 01:35:59 AM »
Wow! What a wonderful shot! You captured this lion from so close. Well done!

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2014, 06:44:40 AM »
thanks Christina, yes closeup and moving around constantly...that's the Kruger National Park for you!

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2014, 08:08:24 AM »
How did the lion take the flash?

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2014, 08:58:51 AM »
.......He didn't even blink!

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2014, 09:00:44 AM »
jokes aside, the rangers doesn't allow one to stay too long , probably because of the spotlights more so than the flash...

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2014, 10:05:17 AM »
Very nice Ivan.

What kinda flash(es) did you use in this photo?

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2014, 10:05:17 AM »

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2014, 10:13:26 AM »
It was just an on camera flash, a speedlite 430 ex2 or 580 perhaps...

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #8 on: August 26, 2014, 11:26:45 AM »
Very nice shot.

When did you go, what time of year?

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #9 on: August 26, 2014, 12:47:05 PM »
Thanks!. In winter, when the climate is much more pleasant and the trees has less foiliage thus easier to see the animals

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Re: Lion at Night - Kruger National Park, South Africa
« Reply #10 on: September 25, 2014, 04:44:44 PM »
so close! really nice)

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« Reply #10 on: September 25, 2014, 04:44:44 PM »