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    The croc had already managed to drag the poor wildebeest in the middle of the river getting ready to perform it's notorious death roll! The wildebeest though after almost 10 agonizing minutes of struggle escaped the jaws of death and managed to get outside the water where it literally collapsed out of exhaustion....
    WHAT MAKES THIS PHOTO GREAT?
    Composition 4
    Lighting 5
    Creativity 2
    Story 6

    What a dramatic moment you captured. The light is a but harsh but the moment is so profound that it still is an arresting image.

    Ami Vitale
    National Geographic Photographer
    Photo Details
    Date Taken: Mar 24, 2016
    Date Uploaded: Apr 2, 2016
    Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
    Focal Length: 271 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/1600 sec
    Aperture: f/5.6
    ISO: 640
    Copyright: © Theodore Mattas
    Categories: Animals, Nature
    Assignments: Chasing Moments, When Death Comes