Initially i started this blog as a photoblog depicting pictures from all my travels. But lately i've realized that i need to share some of my travel experiences too. So here it goes.. celebrating Life and its wonderful experiences.


14th Nov 2010, New Delhi

I spent more than 30 minutes to get this click and at last my patience paid off...

The wikipedia gives the following details of a leopard..

Compared to other members of the Felidae family, the leopard has relatively short legs and a long body with a large skull. It is similar in appearance to the jaguar, but is smaller and more slightly built. Its fur is marked with rosettes similar to those of the jaguar, but the leopard's rosettes are smaller and more densely packed, and do not usually have central spots as the jaguars do.
The species' success in the wild is in part due to its
opportunistic hunting behavior, its adaptability to habitats, its ability to run at speeds approaching 58 kilometres per hour (36 mph), its unequaled ability to climb trees even when carrying a heavy carcass, and its notorious ability for stealth. The leopard consumes virtually any animal it can hunt down and catch. Its habitat ranges from rainforest to desert terrains.

P.S: The pic was not taken in wild but in fact in a Zoo...
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  1. nice capture!!!!....could make it out from the fencing on the left that its a zoo!!!!

  2. thanks :-) but it was tough as the gap between the bars was too less... still if you look at the pic carefully you can feel the shade of bar on the extreme right..