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steel bat

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Posted 20-01-2010 23:05 IP
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The winner of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year award has been disqualified after judges ruled that the featured wolf was probably a "model".

The 2009 winning image, dubbed the storybook wolf, was taken by photographer Jose Luis Rodriguez.

Mr Rodriguez strongly denied that the wolf was a trained animal, according to a statement from the organisers.

His photograph was chosen out of more than 43,000 competition entries in October 2009.

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Trained animal or not, still one bloomin'-good picture!
But if it is fake, then I guess it's right that it has to be disqualified.

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