Leopard and Porcupine


He tried to tackle a Porcupine and came of second best, luckily he was ok. I have a whole series of this incident and it was awesome to see.


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Abhimanyu Sharma

Abhimanyu Sharma 2014-11-07T17:51:55+0000

My God, I can feel the pain, superb shot


Ralph Patzel

Ralph Patzel 2014-10-27T15:32:10+0000

Congrats for this stunning and rare shot!

Helgard de Villiers

Helgard de Villiers 2014-11-06T14:25:10+0000

Thanks you Ralph


Sanjay Ojha

Sanjay Ojha 2014-10-27T05:14:36+0000

No words. This is special shot

Helgard de Villiers

Helgard de Villiers 2014-10-27T12:23:33+0000

Thanks my friend


Munib A. Chaudry

Munib A. Chaudry 2014-10-27T04:59:50+0000

Stunning capture of this rare scene!

Helgard de Villiers

Helgard de Villiers 2014-10-27T12:23:19+0000

Thank you Munib, it was special


Vipin Sharma

Vipin Sharma 2014-10-26T16:21:55+0000

Excellent !!!!!! Excellent !!!!!! Excellent !!!!!! Excellent !!!!!! lovely moment captured , I can imagine the pain he's going thru , BUT an excellent natural moment captured. Some of the quail have pierced thru his claws.

Helgard de Villiers

Helgard de Villiers 2014-10-27T12:22:55+0000

Thank you Vipin. I have not posted the photo before he managed to remove some of the quails, he really looked a sore sight for the eye!




Model NIKON D7000

Focal Length 300mm

Shutter Speed 1/400

Aperture F7.1

ISO 200

Taken At Mon, Oct 15, 2012 7:16 AM

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