By ColleenA
Good morning....
Thanks for your votes and comments and to Lynne (Drighlynne) for her UA, much appreciated....
A Lioness for today, resting in some shade, but still on the lookout for a tasty impala....I thought the V2 Lioness image was appropriate after my long stint at the dentist yesterday. I also had my eyes closed Grin I did not think it was possible to keep ones mouth open for so many hours. My teeth do look better than this lioness's however. I am now the proud owner of a new smile . Thank you for all the well wishes yesterday and those who sent pm's.
Have a nice day....

Tags: Lioness South africa Wildlife and nature

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21 May 2014 6:24AM
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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
21 May 2014 6:27AM
She's beautiful, Colleen, and such a wonderful background, too. Glad to hear all went well yesterday, and you are now the proud owner of a Colgate ring of confidence smile Smile Carol
ade123 Plus
5 285 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 6:31AM
A beautiful image of a very beautiful lioness Colleen beautifully composed too great work as usual

Andysnapper 10 109 25 England
21 May 2014 6:32AM
Superb shot Colleen. There is definitely a look of 'resting but watchful' here.

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 6:39AM

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

P.S. I hope you are feeling better after your trip to the dentist.
JohnoP 12 2
21 May 2014 6:39AM
Lovely trio Colleen, especially V2....fantastic facial expression! Smile Hope you are recovering from your traumatic day yesterday! John
LynneJoyce Plus
10 20 99 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 7:13AM
Thee good shots from which V3 is my favourite in which she is showing her contempt for your artificially acquired, piano-keys smile!
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 7:23AM
Still laughing.....
as a thumbnail I thought of your visit yesterday
Brilliant.......probably like YOUR teeth now
ddolfelin Plus
6 103 3 Wales
21 May 2014 7:36AM
V2 is fabulous - a proper lioness.

Pleased all went well yesterday.
ColleenA Plus
5 367 6 Australia
21 May 2014 7:53AM

Quote:Thee good shots from which V3 is my favourite in which she is showing her contempt for your artificially acquired, piano-keys smile!

Unfortunately have had crowns on my teeth since a teenager, they were not replaced for cosmetic reasons
Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 7:59AM
great shots of what the lioness is thinking about there Colleen
look forward to seeing the smile soon in London then!Wink
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 153 16 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 8:47AM
SmileSmileSmileSmileGreat ColleenSmile

Great set of images Colleen, for me it's V3, I think she is poking her tongue out at the world, wonderful.

Mary Grin
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
21 May 2014 9:06AM
Excellent shots Colleen. Love the tension created by V2. Excellent.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
9 10 10 England
21 May 2014 9:23AM
V2 is scary Colleen - don't think she needs any dental treatment!! Which reminds me it'7Joans time for me to get mine checked over.Grin
nonur Plus
9 17 13 Turkey
21 May 2014 9:47AM
Exceptionally great shots, Colleen. Super timing and results.
Super shots very good

21 May 2014 10:06AM
OMG! V2 for me. A fabulous shot. Can't make out if you told her a joke and she's laughing or roaring at you. Either way it's a wonderful capture. Love the other two also but v2 for me today GrinGrin

Mollycat Plus
4 11 2 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 10:22AM
Wonderful pictures of this lioness Colleen, V3 for me please.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
21 May 2014 10:58AM
Mousing over between v2 & v3 has kept me amused for far too long..... GrinGrinGrin

Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 11:13AM
Three great images - love the background grasses in V1 - that's what I always love to see in natural wildlife images.
V2 - just like you showing off those new crowns!
V3 what the boys will do when you smile!
Kate GrinGrinGrin
21 May 2014 11:17AM
Superb images, Colleen. Great timing and the lion's teeth look Ok to meSmileSmile
Pleased to hear your dental woes are over. GrinGrinGrin

21 May 2014 11:49AM
Fantastic trio, everyone a corker Smile
but V2 & V3 seam to follow on and
made me smile lovely image mate SmileSmileSmile
mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
21 May 2014 12:36PM
Certainly ones here to get your teeth into Colleen !!
Good set.
21 May 2014 12:44PM
V3 looks like she is bored with you Colleen and is sticking her tongue out at you

all three worthy of a vote for sure

Three superb shots Colleen, V2 is my favourite. I am glad your dentist saga is over for now. But probably not half as glad as you are Grin

Lynette Grin
Good captures with V1 standing out with magic depths. Well done Colleen.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
21 May 2014 1:34PM
Marvelous expressions on this lions countenance!
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 2:00PM
Nice one Colleen - I love all the big catsSmile
21 May 2014 3:02PM
Wonderful captures Colleen !
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
21 May 2014 3:04PM
So, are we going to see a selfie of your new set of gnashers then, Colleen?!! Grin
A fine set of teeth here too....but V3 really made me smile!! SmileSmileSmile
Trev Smile
mistere Plus
4 4 3 England
21 May 2014 4:12PM
Not the same dentist i hope, A fine set of images Colleen. Well worth a new smile SmileSmileSmile

21 May 2014 4:28PM
very beautiful lioness, v3 for me GrinGrinGrin
21 May 2014 5:08PM
Excellent set Colleen, V2 really special..Lin
Franko59 6 3 2 England
21 May 2014 5:34PM
Wonderful version set! I think my favourite is No3 just because it makes me smile!SmileSmileSmile
21 May 2014 5:35PM
Very good shots considering the harsh BG Light Colleen, well done.

John Smile
Mike_Smith Plus
10 490 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 6:14PM
Three wonderful pictures Colleen, you have to smile at the expression on her face in V2, so you been to dentist eh, always expensive lol.
My local Zoo has just been on the local news they have Sumatran Tiger cubs just been born, which are an endangered species so i will have to go see them
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 6:39PM
Three corkers Colleen

Thanks for sharing

ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2014 8:11PM
Great images, so glad all went well at the dentist's, well done on coping with that long session in the chair SmileSmile

21 May 2014 8:17PM
Terrific Colleen,if i had to choose,it would be V3 for me,but(excuse the pun)only by a whisker.
21 May 2014 9:05PM
Glad it all went well yesterday Colleen. Lovely set. V2 my favourite. Cathy
21 May 2014 9:06PM
Colleen, you always say such nice things about my landscapes but real your true life nature images are super. I went to the zoo in Edinburgh once with Ellie I felt so sad when I came across a sea Eagle in a small cage......just not supposed to be.

ColleenA Plus
5 367 6 Australia
21 May 2014 9:43PM
Yes Paul I am not a lover of zoos. I understand why we have them it doesn't mean I have to like them.
netta1234 6 382 2 Wales
21 May 2014 9:52PM
Brilliant ColleenSmile
OMG!!!!!8 hrs with your mouth open,very brave,Smile
I am glad that you did not get too close for this wonderful portrait, Colleen.
Great photo.

Bantu 4 7 1 India
22 May 2014 3:54AM
Perfect close up.very dangerous catch.

viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
22 May 2014 9:07AM
Excellent Colleen. V2 for me.

22 May 2014 10:04AM
V2.... Geez ill be running a mile....
6 3 8 United Kingdom
22 May 2014 8:58PM
Great images and those teeth look great. I am glad your gnashers look ok now too!Grin
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2014 10:51PM
V2 and V3 shows what she thinks of your photo shoot! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Made me giggle!
Ayoob 7 Australia
23 May 2014 2:08AM
Wonderful set of images , Colleen...Grin
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
2 Jun 2014 10:41PM
Love v2 and v3 they are brilliant!Grin

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