To Stay Alive Leopards have to be Crafty Big Cats.

Where there are people, expect to find few leopards. That’s because the apex predator suffers from man hunting for their pelts, from habitat loss and fragmentation, and from retaliatory killings due to real or imagined losses of human or livestock lives. Similarly, where there are tigers, expect to find few leopards. In this case, it’s […]

‘Shake it Tiger.’

Eyewitness: Retina photography festival, Edinburgh Photographs from the Eyewitness series A wet tiger shakes itself in a portrait from a collection by photographer Tim Flach on show at the Retina Scottish international photography festival. via Eyewitness: Retina photography festival, Edinburgh | Art and design | The Guardian.

Black & White Pics of Big Cats.

Portraits of animals in solid black backgrounds that puts them in an elegant light and captures their unique traits and personality. Zammit-Lucia applies the techniques of human portraiture to animals to explore issues related to animal individuality, human-animal relations, and environmental and species conservation. via Faith is Torment | Art and Design Blog: Photos by […]

Two White Tiger Babies, Yunnan Zoo.

Two of a group of white tiger sextuplets are photographed at the Yunnan Zoo in Kunming, China. Image Credit: Photograph by Veg/Getty Images, According to the zoo, white tigers usually give birth to two or three cubs, and the sextuplets are considered very rare. via 22 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

Big Cats and their ‘Rosettes’.

Large spotted cats have preyed on primates for millennia. Even today leopards cause many human deaths in Africa and the Indian subcontinent. A rosette is a rose-like marking or formation found on the fur and skin of some animals, particularly cats of the family Felidae. Rosettes are used to camouflage the animal, either as a […]

We’ll be Big Growly White Lions one day.

Crimea, Ukraine Some absolutely beautiful and very young newborn white lion cubs taking it easy at the Taigan Safari Park in the town of Belogorsk, Crimea. Image Credit: Photograph by Alexei Pavlishak/Tass. Source: Priscilla, Queen of the Desert and some chilli eaters: today’s unmissable photos | News | The Guardian

Jaguar’s fishing skills on display.

A jaguar hunts a fish as it swims in its enclosure at Pessac Zoo on the outskirts of Bordeaux in July 2017. Two jaguars—Mato and Catalina, one and two years old respectively—are on display at the zoo for the first time in Europe. They have an enclosure which includes a pool of some 100 cubic […]

Tiger ‘Explosion.’

The subject’s name is Busaba, a well cared for Indochinese Tigress whose home is at Khao Kheow Open Zoo, Thailand. I had taken many portraits of Busaba previously and it was becoming more and more difficult to come up with an image that appeared any different to the others. Which is why I took to […]

Leopard, Southern Africa.

Observing Leopard by Jaco Marx I am a full-time dentist in South Africa, but photography and conservation are my passion! Every day animals are under pressure due to human population growth and development. Even more African predators are hunted in many African countries without any control, and large numbers are killed. Leopard Cub I have […]

Kai and Sita on Tiger Island.

Kai, a six-week-old tiger cub, nuzzles 16-year-old Sita on Tiger Island at Dreamworld on the Gold Coast, Queensland. Kai was the first tiger in seven years to be born at the Dreamworld Complex. Image Credit: Photograph by AAP: Dave Hunt Source: Tiger cub – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)