WPY 2012

Photograph Details

Commended 2012

10 Years and Under

Hannah Bedford, UK

Caught in the act

‘There was a commotion in the garden,’ says Hannah, ‘and this was what was causing it.’ The fox had killed all four hens in the chicken run and was in the process of eating one of them. Hannah dashed in to get her camera, and caught the fox still on top of the hen house, mouth full of feathers, frozen in fear at seeing the family of humans. ‘I loved seeing a fox so close up,’ adds Hannah, ‘but we don’t keep chickens any more.’

Technical specification

Canon PowerShot A1100 IS + 35-140mm lens; 1/20 sec at f2.7; ISO 500.


Hertfordshire, UK: latitude 51.80978, longitude -0.237674 Hertfordshire, UK: latitude 51.80978, longitude -0.237674

Hertfordshire, UK

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Hannah Bedford, UK