Mohammed Aqueel

Camera: Sony Alpha 1

Lens: Sony 100-400mm

Aperture: F5.6

Shutter speed: 1/1250

ISO: 800

Description: A heartwarming scene of two young lion siblings from the Rongai pride.

Story from behind the lens: The early morning game drive led us to witness the lively dynamics of the lion pride. The older brother, Olonkera, in this photo displayed playful yet gentle interactions with his younger counterparts, filling the atmosphere with pure joy. A special moment unfolded as the older brother ascended a small stone hill, surveying the surroundings. Nervously, the younger sibling followed suit, seeking comfort and closeness to his protective brother, creating a truly precious image that showcases the older brother's nurturing nature and care for his younger sibling.