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King of the Jungle—West
Photograph by Steve Winter

Photographer Steve Winter named this jaguar “Big Daddy” when he spied the huge male sunning himself on a riverbank in the Pantanal. The largest cats in the Americas, jaguars kill their prey with powerful bites to the head or neck, unlike most great cats, which usually suffocate their prey.



Camera: EOS-3
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia 50
Lens: 300mm f/4L IS with a 1.4 extender
Speed and F-Stop: 1/500 @ f/7.1
Weather Conditions: Clear and hot
Time of Day: 4:30 p.m.
Lighting Techniques: Mother nature





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