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Out in the Elements
Photograph by Anup and Manoj Shah

Cheetahs get drenched during Kenya's wet season, when clouds open up over the open plains. When the weather clears, this adult cheetah shakes off the excess water and waits for fur to dry.

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Canon EOS-1V
Film: Fujichrome Provia 100F
Lens: 300mm
Speed and F-stop: 1/125 @ f/2.8
Weather Conditions: Rain
Time of Day: Mid-afternoon
Lighting Techniques: Natural light


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