Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla. Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Photographer: Thomas Hinsche, Germany. BEST PORTFOLIO WINNER Photographer’s Story: ‘This small woodpecker species migrates every year from its wintering grounds in Africa back to Central Germany to breed. With intricately-patterned plumage, the Wryneck is among the best camouflage-artists going in the bird world and its colours and markings allow it to blend in with its surroundings perfectly.’ Canon EOS 1D MkIII with Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM lens. 500mm focal length; 1/320 second; f/4.5; ISO 320. Tripod. Camouflage cloak.

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