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2: select the file folder where you want the image saved
3: download

4: click on START (windows desktop bottom left)
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6: select "desktop" from the top menu tabs
7: click browse, go to the file where you saved the photo that you downloaded
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9: highlight it by clicking on it , select "stretch" in the box under the "browse" button and then choose apply, click OK

Coup de graĉe

Mid morning in an overcast Masia Mara National Park, Kenya, a Lionesscrouched low and started to stalk a herd ofWestern White-bearded Wildebeest. It kept low as it approached the herd beforeselecting a particular animal and then launched a full final chase, deliveringa quick blow to the rear of the Wildebeest causing the Wildebeest to fall tothe ground where upon it grabbed it by the throat and strangled it to death.The Lioness then called its cubs to join it in the long grass for a meal.

Western White-bearded Wildebeest – Connochaetes Taurinus mearnsi

A large, bearded antelope of the acacia savanna and short grass plains.

Lion  – Panthera leo

King of African Carnivores. Lionesses are lowslung but large and powerful, weighing around 125 kg.

Nikon D4,  16 megapixelresolution, FX format,  AF-S  VR-Nikkor 600 mm  f 4 D lens with 1.7 x teleconverter,

effective focal length 1000 mm, 1/8000th sec @ f10,  ISO 11400

Photograph by Trevor Woodburn