Posts Categorized: Defenders Magazine

The Last Lions »

National Geographic presents The Last Lions, a feature documentary that follows a lioness through the wetlands of Botswana as she tries to fight off a pride of invading lions, outsmart a herd of water buffalo, and protect her cubs. This gripping tale of triumph and tragedy opens in theaters this week. Watch the trailer now!

On Photography: The Story Behind the Photo »

One of the most hauntingly beautiful wildlife photographs that I have ever seen graces the Species Spotlight section of the latest issue of Defenders magazine and website. The image, made by National Geographic photographer Steve Winter, is of a Central Asian snow leopard on a snowy night in India’s Ladak’s Hemis High Altitude National Park.