Entry Title: "Dragonbird"
Name: Reto Puppetti , Switzerland
Category and Expertise: Wildlife, Professional


Entry Description: when photographing flying storks I always try to show the dynamics of the majestic flight with long exposures. in this image i liked the look of the stork, which resembled a massive dragon

About the Artist:

Since 1995 Reto has been working as an editor, freelance journalist and photographer for numeros publications. From 2006 on he steered all his creative juices entirely towards photography. Since then Reto's images have been awarded repeatedly at prestigious international photo competitions. He shoots primarily for art-prints and -products, but also commissions worldwide. His photos are for example published in high-end magazines, buisness publications, billboards or as book covers. Reto loves to discover and experiment with new imaging techniques - adapted from canadian photographer and author Freeman Patterson, who once said:"there is only one rule in photography - never expose your color film in chicken noudle soup". Website: www.puppetti.photo