Camera: Nikon Z9
Lens: Nikkor AFS 400mm F2.8E
Shutter speed: 1/250
Description: A spotted Hyena cleaning himself after hiding a large carcass in the water pond from the vultures.
Story from behind the lens: Hyenas and vultures are often at logger heads for food as both survive on carcasses of dead animals. Here a spotted hyena is seen washing himself off after carrying a large portion of the carcass to a nearby waterbody to save from vultures.