Leaping Lion Catches Antelope In Mid-Air Kill

***EXCLUSIVE*** EASTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA – MAY 10: A pair of lioness attack two fleeing antelopes in the Shamwari Game Reserve on May 10, 2014 in Eastern Cape, South Africa. A flying lion leaps from a ridge to catch a fleeing antelope in mid-air. The extraordinary take down happened after a pair of lionesses surprised two blesboks running in their direction. To escape, a frightened blesbock jumped several metres from the ridge – only to be intercepted mid-flight by the hungry lion. As one of the blesbocks makes a lucky getaway the other is swiftly dispatched by the fearsome predators. PHOTOGRAPH BY Daniel Bailey / Barcroft USA UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com




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