No child was in danger or harmed after the shot Pedro Hamers took here.
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It’s often that split second where you have to decide and come up with an interesting image. In first instance many people thought this was a brave kid, touching a female lions face in the rain.
In fact the rain are scratches on the glass between the two subjects. Anyway, doesn’t this looks tender?
Here are some technical data of this shot for you:
Camera: Nikon D7000
Lens: Sigma 70-200 2.8
Shutter Speed: 1/400 of a second
Focal Length: 70mm
ISO Speed: 640
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