African Water Lilies
Red Lechwe Buck in water, Xigera, Botswana
A big buck splashes through the wetlands. The lechwe tend to stay close to water and use it to escape from predators.
A Lilac-breasted Roller's colors almost match the sunrise.
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Cheetah basking in the last rays of the day.
Warm smiles from some of the staff at Xigera Camp in Botswana a wonderful group of people who make the trip even more unforgettable.
Very nice room and Joanne is wearing a flower necklace that one of the guides made from a lily.
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Palm at Sunrise - Xigera
Splashes of light and color at sunrise in the Okavango.
This lioness had just made a kill and her face was covered in antelop blood and flies. After the hunt she came to fetch her cubs and lead them to the food.
Two Lion Cubs
Bull elephant in musth; a condition of high testosterone and low tolerance for anyone in his path.
I made this photo on a rainy day. I think this guy may be sleeping.
Sunrise Over the Okavango - Xigera Camp
We had great clouds our whole time in the Okavango Delta.
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The mocker, a type of canoe, allows for silently viewing the wetlands.
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