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Photo Credit: Courtesy Brita Lomba

RICK  LOMBA

News Organization: MNET TV

Died: 1994

Location: ANGOLA

Mauled by a male tiger who slipped through an open safety gate. The cameraman, 44, was filming an animal rescue operation in the tiger enclosure in the Luanda Zoo. He was also an eco-activist who was best known for his film “The End of Eden,” documenting environmental degradation in Africa.