Hunting Wolf

A new photo from Ethiopia... this wolf was stalking an unsuspecting grass rat! Hopefully you get a sense of the intense focus and stealth of this very effective predator. A single wolf will usually eat around 3 giant mole rats/5-6 grass rats per day.

Date Taken: 10 Dec 2011
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Exposure Time: 1/640s
Aperture: f/5
ISO: 250
Focal Length: 600mm