A sequence of photos shot by Ian Gordon-Cumming (VM94 ) on a recent trip to the Kalagadi Transfrontier Park.
Should be compulsory viewing by all those (insert your own choice of word here!) who insist on getting out of their cars in Pilanesberg.
If you haven’t seen her keep looking carefully, and so you are sure of the distance involved also please note the wing mirror in the bottom left hand corner of the two images.
And out of little bushes spring great big lions
– a bit blurry as ‘shot’ through a dusty windscreen.
Show is over
And now for our disappearing act!
In context – we had stopped to identify a small bird further back otherwise would have driven right past them. And probably no more than three meters away and all over in 20 minutes.