Leopards or tigers, lions or cheetahs, jaguars or ocelots. Tough one isn't it. However many pious pilgrims try to convince you a rare bird or distant ungulate is their favourite species we all know perfectly well nothing raises the pulse like a predator, particularly cats. Beautiful yet savage, cunning yet often indolent, they are as enigmatic as they are intoxicating, don't expect our guides to think differently.
Paul Goldstein, Exodus Award-winning photographer and wildlife guide writes about Seaching for the Jaguar in our Extracts magazine (January 2013).
The Daily Telegraph Online shows some quality 'cat' images from Exodus' Paul Goldstein.