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Video: Lion confronts photographer in Botswana

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It takes nerves of steel to be a nature photographer. Just ask Graham Springer.

He was in Botswana photographing a pride of lions when one lioness walked right up to him. She checked out the camera bag at his feet and then noticed Springer.

She sniffed him, became bored and walked away. Graham wisely stood motionless the entire time.

The video was posted on YouTube on has received nearly half a million views in under a week.

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