Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax. Kiskunság National Park, Hungary. Photographer: Thomas Hinsche, Germany. BEST PORTFOLIO WINNER Photographer’s Story: ‘This night-heron was hunting at twilight and with the help of several flash lights I was able to take this picture in the failing light. In the warm summer month of June at the Kiskunság National Park in Hungary, waiting for such photo-opportunities is a pleasure rather than a hardship.’ Canon EOS 5D MkIII with Sigma 120-300mm f/2.8 lens. 300mm focal length; 1/320 second; f/2.8; ISO 4,000. Flash. Tripod. Hide.

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