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Leopards in action on the hunt for yummy zebras.

134-3443_IMG.JPG (72323 bytes) This is the real safari, finding a male lion snoozing in the middle of the day.
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One of our two experiences with a leopard.  Of course we botched the shot trying to use the super zoom features on the camera, when we weren't too good with it.  A little blurry, but a bad photo of a leopard on safari, is better than going to work.   Our other encounter with a leopard was about 11pm on New Year's Eve, being stalked a bit while returning from the outhouse.  It seems that 2 leopards were probably mating about 10 feet away from our tent that night.  Growllll.

Bruce and Julia, World Travelers and Adventure Seekers Extraordinaire.
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