Animals, depending on their position in the food chain, choose different ways of survival. Someone becomes a predator, others are forced to hide from these predators. The photographer Ingo Gerlak took a picture when he noticed among the stumps and branches of trees a young deer who was trying to merge with the landscape with all his might. And very effective.
Even knowing exactly where he is hiding, finding an animal remains a difficult task. “At first, I could not believe that a deer was nearby. Probably, he was hiding from an adult male, aggressive during the rut, ” said thephotographer.
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And here he is with his head up: