He stood still, barely breathing, and let the cat smell his body and his backpack. Much more could not be done by this photographer of the Earth Touch naturalistic channel, engaged in the realization of a service on lions in Botswana.
See also the man who sleeps, eats and hunts with wolves
Graham Springer, this is the name of the victim, was working with a colleague when a lioness approached her post. Nailed next to the vehicle, Graham waited for the animal to pass by when, suddenly, perhaps attracted by his instrumentation, the lioness retraced its steps.
Here's what it feels like to end up in the jaws of a lion: the video
The most beautiful photos of wild animals taken by hidden cameras
My Africa: the most beautiful photos of African animals
Also look at two tigers struggling with a snowman