Spotted "Laughing" Hyena (Crocuta crocuta), with meat in mouth, MalaMala, South Africa
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From MalaMala (South Africa) Photo Tour 2013
A brutal and natural shot!
The focus is on its face, which is excellent as it draws the eyes right in on the action. The gorgeous face clenching onto its sustenance.
One of my more favored shots!