From there, things crumbled further. Over the weekend, Hellesø admitted the forgery, saying "not all the pictures are manipulated, just a few of the lynx pictures." It turns out this image:
was made using this piece of stock photography:
The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency is considering stripping him of his title.
While Hellesø claims that only the lynx shots were edited, we're not too sure about that. Look at that photograph of a bird that we have above the fold — I challenge you to think that's a legit shot. You can see a collection of all of the faked images here, including all their sources.