How do you capture some incredible close up photos of lions in the wild without getting your face eaten off? With a little help from a robot photographer, of course.
Meet Car-L, a Nikon D800E with an 18-35mm lens in a protective plastic housing mounted on top of a custom-built, remote controlled buggy. With Car-L’s help, photographer Chris McLennan was able to get some amazing shots of the big cats. In fact, Car-L even held up when a few of the curious kitties decided to see how it tasted.
Here are a few of the final photos:
(photos via Imgur)