Curious lion bats remote camera making it look like it's taking a selfie by Leighton Lum

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Pictured: An inquisitive lioness appears to be taking a selfie.<br />
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A curious young lioness plays with a camera after discovering it attached to a remote controlled vehicle.   Swiping at it with her large paws, she treats it like a domestic cat might a mouse.<br />
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The pictures were taken in the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, by photographer Leighton Lum who had originally hoped to get shots of the pride's 'majestic' male. The 32 year old said: "I was trying to photograph the big male lion sitting nice and majestic, when the curious young female decided to come and investigate.   SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS<br />
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