19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
I am just a tree

Do you see it? It's not just a tree stump. There is a potoo on top that has some of the best camouflage i have ever seen. As a nocturnal bird, it sleeps during the day, even though it had an eye on us as we were passing by.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Peru
Camera: NIKON D7500
Copyright: © Jeremias Jordan