November 28, 2011

Tiger, Indonesia

Photograph by Steve Winter, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

A tiger peers at a camera trap it triggered while hunting in the early morning in the forests of northern Sumatra, Indonesia. Tigers can thrive in many habitats, from the frigid Himalaya to tropical mangrove swamps in India and Bangladesh.

See more pictures from the December 2011 feature story, "A Cry for the Tiger."


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3 comments
Kat W
Kat W

beautiful! the lighting is awesome, too.

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