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Camera: Nikon D850

Lens: 320mm

Aperture: f/5.6

Shutter speed: 1/640sec

ISO: 180

Description: Mother, huntress, protector, no-one threatens her cubs.

Story from behind the lens: The Alpha Lioness of the Lemek pride had her young cubs safely hidden in the bushes, the sub adults of the pride came upon her and she chased them off before feeding the cubs but still giving a roaring threat to the sub adults.