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Curious Cheetah Cub by MorkelErasmus Curious Cheetah Cub by MorkelErasmus
A young cheetah peering through the green grass of the Kalahari desert (after some good rains).
This is a totally wild animal living in what is normally a desert.

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You may share this image as presented here under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 licence (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)
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CrazyBlonde13 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2014
What an amazing shot! 
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014  Professional Photographer
thanks...
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brijome Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Professional Photographer
What tells us this look? ... you are a great Photographer!
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2013  Professional Photographer
;)
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CheeTree Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2013  Student
Your work has been featured HERE! :iconcheetahlaplz:
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks!
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RoyallyCrimson Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
What a gorgeous image :heart:
I love the green, it makes it all so much more interesting. 

And 500mm? That's a serious lens :)
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks!
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spacepecker Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2013
Awww it's just too cute!
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Professional Photographer
:D glad you like it
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KiwiCocktail Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wonderful picture! :)
The colors are wonderfully subtle, and the focus is great :aww:
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thank you
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:iconkiwicocktail:
KiwiCocktail Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No problem :)
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Zoba22 Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful photography!! Divine cheetah!Love Hug 
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks...
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A2Matos Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013   Photographer
This great work has been featured here:Animals, Plants and Nature Spotlight Vol. 44 
www.deviantart.com/journal/Ani…

Looking forward to seeing more art from you at #devPREMIUM.
:icondevpremium:
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks a lot!
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A2Matos Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013   Photographer
;)
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AdARDurden Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Luv it when we can capture their natural curiosity !! So much emotion !! :)
Thanks for sharing !! :D
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks! :D
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Eclipse35 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013
Omg, this is.. just perfection, so much talent on you!
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Professional Photographer
:D thanx
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Redilion Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013
I love it! The colors are so beautiful! And I like how you captured its head - the real wild animal's glare.
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks!!
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linase Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2013
cute!
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Professional Photographer
:) thanks
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Emeraldus Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
BEAUTIFUL!!!
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Professional Photographer
:D thanx
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KrisVlad Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013   Photographer
Look at this cute little BEAST! I love the shallow depth of field. The composition is perfect too.
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks a lot
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Roses-to-Ashes Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello!! :wave:
Your art has been featured!
:star: [link] :star:
Hope you have a wonderful weekend!! :D
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thank you!!
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Roses-to-Ashes Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
You're very welcome! :aww:
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Chikrata Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
I love this shot. Really different, and I love the way the cheetah is partly obscured by the grass.
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks buddy...
:)
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Chikrata Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Welcome :)
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dansch Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
featured in my journal [link]
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thank you
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SilverVulpine Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing capture! :aww:
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks!!
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SilverVulpine Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome. :)
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binterest Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
prefect click
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks a lot
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kriakao Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013
Awesome!!
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks...
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evecharlotte Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
How lovely :) great photo
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thank you :D
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SimplyMint Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Featured here! :aww:
[link]
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MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanx
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SimplyMint Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome! :D
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Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D3S
Shutter Speed
1/200 second
Aperture
F/4.0
Focal Length
500 mm
ISO Speed
1000
Date Taken
Mar 2, 2012, 6:37:53 AM
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows

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