King of the Jungle

Just a quick post today… This was shot at the San Diego Zoo.  I was toting around the Sigma 70-200 2.8 and really love the DoF you get from the longer focal lengths!  A pretty typical zoo lion… They’re always sleeping, huh?

(Click to view large in the light box!)

Canon XSi, Sigma 70-200 2.8HSM, 175mm, f/4, ISO 100, 1/250s

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6 Responses to King of the Jungle

  1. A.Barlow says:

    That’s me right now…

    Nice shot man :)
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  2. Scott Wood says:

    I really like this. The color contrast is very good. The Nikon version of that lens is on my list.
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  4. Chris Nitz says:

    That is one assed out kitty!

  5. mayur says:

    hmmm, sleeping and yawning. maybe watching zoo elephant is more fun. you know the way the sway their trunks move feet is somewhat more entertaining.
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  6. Kris Koeller says:

    Awesome. Its good to be the King.
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