University student Morgan Trimble photographed this shoebill trying to eat her camera tripod after being released into the wild. The bird had been hand-reared in captivity by conservationists since it was rescued from poachers as a chick.
Picture: MorganTrimble/BNPS (via Pictures of the day: 6 February 2013 - Telegraph)
Shoebill, Ueno Zoo, Tokyo.
Itsuo Inouye | AP (via Day in Pictures - The Sacramento Bee, Sacramento, California)