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Nature & Wildlife Photos of the Week

Saturday, May 30th, 2015
Young cheetahs photographed as displayed their prowess as they played along the banks of the Majale River, Mashatu, Botswana by photographic safari guide Grant Atkinson whilst leading an Eyes on Africa photosafari. Visit his website for enquiries on forthcoming trips and workshops. Note that his trips get filled up quite quickly.

Young cheetahs display their prowess as they play along the banks of the Majale River, Mashatu, Botswana by photographic safari guide Grant Atkinson whilst leading an Eyes on Africa photosafari.
  Enquiries about forthcoming trips and workshops, visit his WEBSITE

Giraffe Utopia! A journey of giraffes in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana  by Carole Deschuymere Wildlife  Photography

Giraffe Utopia!
A journey of giraffes in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana
by Carole Deschuymere Wildlife Photography
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#StopRhinoPoaching #ExtinctionIsForever by Roel van Muiden WildlifePhotography

#StopRhinoPoaching #ExtinctionIsForever
by Roel van Muiden Wildlife Photography
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Adorable cheetah cubs at Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa  by Michael Moss  Photography

Adorable cheetah cubs at Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
by Michael Moss
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Leopard mother in the spotlight high up a marula tree in South Africa  by photographic guide Andrew Aveley #WildographyandSafaris

Leopard mother and her exuberant cub in the spotlight high up a marula tree in South Africa
by African photographic Jedi  Andrew Aveley
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Graeme Mitchley captured this unusual picture of a group of rhinos’s in a row in Kruger National Park, South Africa. “I sat with this crash of five rhino for at least half an hour. They came closer and closer and managed to get them in a row. With all the poaching going on at the moment it is rare to see five together, let alone get them in a row”, says the amateur wildlife photographer. Picture: Greatstock / Barcroft Media

Graeme Mitchley captured this unusual picture of a group of rhinos in a row in Kruger National Park, South Africa. “I sat with this crash of five rhino for at least half an hour. They came closer and closer and managed to get them in a row. With all the poaching going on at the moment it is rare to see five together, let alone get them in a row”, says the amateur wildlife photographer.
Picture: Greatstock / Barcroft Media

Lilac breasted rollers at war..  by Albie Venter

Lilac breasted rollers at war in the Masai Mara, Kenya.
by Albie Venter/ Africa Unlocked

Elephant Proposal in Kruger National Park, South Africa  by Renata Ewald  Wildlife Photography

Elephant Proposal in Kruger National Park, South Africa
by Renata Ewald Wildlife Photography
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Lion family portrait. Masai Mara, Kenya

Lion family portrait. Masai Mara, Kenya by Federico Veronesi Wildlife Photography

What's that? A gorgeous female leopard spotted at Lion Sands, Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve, South Africa  by Michael Moss Wildlife  Photography

It’s all in the Eyes
A gorgeous female leopard Schotia spotted at Lion Sands, Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve, South Africa
by Michael Moss Wildlife Photography
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Bright eyed & bushy tailed lion cub in Mabuasehube-kgalagadi, Botswana  by Alison Buttigieg Photography

Bright eyed & bushy tailed lion cub in Mabuasehube-kgalagadi, Botswana
by Alison Buttigieg Wildlife Photography

Right of way! Elephant crossing a road in Kruger National Park, South Africa  by Wild Photographix

Right of way!
Elephant crossing a road in Kruger National Park, South Africa
by Wild Photographix

A family of mountain gorillas from the Virunga volcanic mountain range on the borders of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, are pictured in this photograph provided by Gorilla Doctors.Twenty-three scientists from six countries unveiled the first complete genetic map of the mountain gorilla, a close genetic cousin to humans inhabiting two isolated areas in central Africa. Picture: Gorilla Doctors/UC/Reuters

A family of mountain gorillas from the Virunga volcanic mountain range on the borders of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, are pictured in this photograph provided by Gorilla Doctors.
Picture: Gorilla Doctors/UC/Reuters

Portrait of a lion called Romeo11 in Masai Mara, Kenya by Maggy Meyer African Wildlife Photography

Portrait of a lion called Romeo11 in the Masai Mara, Kenya
by Maggy Meyer African Wildlife Photography
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A beautiful  black and white image of a cheetah taken froma hide in Zimanga Private Game Reserve, South Africa  by Astrid Van Zyl

A beautiful black and white image of a cheetah taken from a hide in Zimanga Private Game Reserve, South Africa
by Astrid Van Zyl

A lion clings to a tree as an angry buffalo herd waits below in the Maasai Mara, Kenya Picture: Charles Comyn/Barcroft

A lion clings to a tree as an angry buffalo herd waits below in the Maasai Mara, Kenya
Picture: Charles Comyn/Barcroft

African wild dogs on the move in Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa  by Grant Marcus Photography

African wild dogs on the move in Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
by Grant Marcus Photography
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En garde!!! A sword-billed hummingbird fending off a collared inca hummingbird in Ecuador  by Jan van der Greef

Don’t even try it!
A sword-billed hummingbird fending off a collared inca hummingbird in Ecuador
by Jan van der Greef

An epic shot of a bull elephant thundering through Nxai Pan National Park, Botswana with the rest of the herd in tow  by Carole Deschuymere Photography

An epic shot of a bull elephant thundering through Nxai Pan National Park, Botswana with the rest of the herd in tow.
by Carole Deschuymere Wildlife Photography
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One of many herds of elephants crossing th Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana  by David Lewis

One of many herds of elephants crossing the Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana
by David Lewis

Scent of a Woman! A male leopard awoken by the approach of a female Vumbura Plains, Okavango Delta, Botswana  by Steve Jurvetson

Scent of a Woman!
A male leopard awoken by the approach of a female in Vumbura Plains, Okavango Delta, Botswana
by Steve Jurvetson

Famous Leopard Bahati, Masai Mara, Kenya  by Olivier DELAERE

Famous Leopard Bahati, Masai Mara, Kenya
by Olivier DELAERE

Young leopard relaxing up a tree branch in Kings pool, Linyanti, Botswana  by Will Goodlet Photography

Young leopard relaxing up a tree branch in Kings pool, Linyanti, Botswana
by Will Goodlet Photography
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This photograph may look like a lion taking a selfie - but it would also be the last thing a defenceless animal would see before being killed by one of nature’s most powerful creatures. Hannes took the brilliant photograph in the Kalahari desert while working with a pride of 14 lions. Picture: Hannes Lochner / SWNS.com Facebook Page  Website   Google+

This photograph may look like a lion taking a selfie – but it would also be the last thing a defenceless animal would see before being killed by one of nature’s most powerful creatures. Hannes took the brilliant photograph in the Kalahari desert while working with a pride of 14 lions.
Picture: Hannes Lochner / SWNS.com
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Her Royal Highness  Sabi Sands Game Reserve, South Africa by Keith Connelly  Photography

Her Royal Highness
A rather famous leopard known as Schotia Female spotted relaxing up a tree “like a boss” in Sabi Sands Game Reserve, South Africa
by Keith Connelly Photography
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