Still Learning To See

The grace of the cheetah

I can still remember women wearing coats of leopard and cheetah fur when I was a kid. Oh my! To think that the relatives of this lovely creature that might have ended up in such a predicament.

Alive and in their environment they are pure grace.

Closeups of fur of cheetah (left) and leopard (right), both just stunningly gorgeous and effective at helping them hide.


This entry was published on February 23, 2014 at 9:06 am. It’s filed under Africa, Botswana, John Snell, Patterns, People, Photograph and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

5 thoughts on “The grace of the cheetah

  1. I love the “cheetah at home”–the picture makes it so clear THAT is where s/he belongs.

  2. Dave Timmerman on said:


    These are wonderful shots. You must have felt like a big game National Geographic photographer out there. Hope you put together a book sometime.

    Take care and keep the photos coming.


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