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Artis Amsterdam - Zoo collection

Look what I found today in one of my unopened and almost forgotten folders of last years photography... :
True lion love... :D

*Endangered*
Panthera leo (Lion) is listed on the "IUCN Red List of Threatened species":[link]
Status: Vulnerable - Pop. trend: decreasing
Major Threat(s): The main threats to lions are indiscriminate killing (primarily as a result of retaliatory or pre-emptive killing to protect life and livestock) and prey base depletion. Habitat loss and conversion has led to a number of populations becoming small and isolated

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by :iconwiebestavast: here [link] - thank you! :heart:
by :iconmnasser: here [link]

Submitted to :iconzoo-photographers:

This is my contribution to the contest by
:icondsoden: *dsoden "Animals Portraits" [link]

ATTENTION: NOT STOCK

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:iconjohnashleigh:
JohnAshleigh Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2015   Writer
Bless. :D
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2015   Photographer
:D Thank you!
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:iconzoomzoom:
zoomzoom Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
good capture... would be interesting to see it in b&w...
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2013   Photographer
Thank you! Good idea, will give it a try! ;)
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:iconherofan135:
herofan135 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing photo, you captured such a touching moment. :aww:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2012   Photographer
Thank you! Happy you like it!
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:iconmnasser:
mnasser Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2010
:woohoo: featured here [link]
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2010   Photographer
Awesome feature :giggle: - Thank you so much! :heart:
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:iconmnasser:
mnasser Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2010
:giggle: Thanks Dear!!!!!! your pictures are AWESOME..giving me the idea first place! :D
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2010   Photographer
Awesome! :love: :hug:
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:iconmasterkitsune:
masterkitsune Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2010  Student General Artist
A king and his queen.
Nice shot!
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2010   Photographer
What a great comment! Yes, exactly... : a king and his queen... :D - Thank you!
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:iconhillbillygirl:
Hillbillygirl Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2009
Just beautiful and sweet. :hug:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2009   Photographer
Thank you so much! :heart:
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:iconhillbillygirl:
Hillbillygirl Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2009
You are so welcome. :hug:
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
aww! so sweet!
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2009   Photographer
Thanks a lot, dear!
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
welcome :aww:
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:iconin-the-picture:
In-the-picture Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
:iconflowerdanceplz: Glad I saw this at [link] - a fave of course :iconflowerdanceplz:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2009   Photographer
Aww, that's great! Thanks for the fav, Dawn ~ glad you like it! :hug:
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:iconwiebestavast:
wiebestavast Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2009
:)you're featured in my 12 september journal [link]
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2009   Photographer
Aww, marvellous! Thank you so much! :dance:
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:iconwiebestavast:
wiebestavast Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2009
:D graag gedaan Steppe
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:iconwiebestavast:
wiebestavast Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2009
:aww:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2009   Photographer
:D
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:iconlucieg-stock:
LucieG-Stock Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2009  Professional General Artist
Aweee... That is so adorable!! :clap:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2009   Photographer
:dance: Thaaank Youououo! :heart:
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:iconmnasser:
mnasser Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2009
:wow: I LOVE IT!! i couldn't take my eyes off :love:
awesome pic!! :clap: :#1:
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2009   Photographer
:w00t: Thanks so much, my friend! So glad you like it! :blowkiss:
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:iconmnasser:
mnasser Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2009
:hug: :heart:
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:iconromylyn:
Romylyn Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2009
Stunning animals. And stunning picture.
LOVE it :)
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:iconsteppeland:
steppeland Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2009   Photographer
Aww, thank you so much, Romylyn! :heart:
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