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8 tips for taking amazing wildlife photos

Photo: Joe Ridley

It doesn’t matter where in the world you go, odds are you’ll come face to face with some pretty awesome animals during your travels. While watching a lion hunt is an incredible and raw experience, being able to share that story with stunning images can be just as powerful.

Get the right lens.

Look for the best light

Get your settings right.

Shoot as many photos as possible.

Be patient.

Do your research.

Be respectful.

Put your camera down.

Featured image: Joe Ridley