On safari-- wildlife and nature photos

Lionesses waiting  Faces on safari
Watching for prey  Click to enlarge

A collection of close-ups

Click each of these wildlife portraits to see the larger version. Some of the photos can be seen on other pages; some appear only on this page

Angry female elephantElephant relaxedBull elephant
Angry elephantElephant relaxedElephant tension

Cheetah at breakfastYoung cheetahCheetah and cubLeopard
At breakfastYouthTogethernessHunter alert

African wild dogWild dog pupSpotted hyena
Eye contactIn trainingDeceptive appearances

Pride maleYoung male lionLioness
"No flies on me"Intensity ©Yvonne MilbankImmaculate

Injured lion cubContented lion cubGrumpy lion cub
Sore & sorry ©Yvonne
Smiley ©Yvonne MilbankIndigestion

Sable antelope Buffalo Buffalo Greater kudu
Magnificent sable Brave buffaloGrazing ©Geoff Gates Stately kudu

Bat-eared foxEastern stripe-bellied sand snakeBlack-backed jackal
Big-eared hunterHunter of rodents & lizardsHunter-scavenger

Giant eagle-owlLilac-breasted rollerWhite-faced owl
Night hunter by day
©Yvonne Milbank
Common beautyNocturnal eyes


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