2020VISION COMES TO LONDON
The UK’s biggest ever nature photography project, 2020VISION, has now arrived in London in the form of a spectacular exhibition on the South Bank, running to the end of May. Five photographers from the project present The Vision at the Royal Geographic Society on Friday May 17th.
EU votes to ban Neonicitinoid pesticides
The EU voted on 29th April in favour of a partial ban on neonicitinoid pesticides which have been linked to a worrying decline in honey bee populations. View our honey bee gallery and find out more.
Close Encounters with Penguins
David Tipling’s new book is a visual celebration of his favourite family of birds – with great images of all the penguin species in action! The book will be published on 16th May by New Holland Publishers and will be available from all good bookshops.
David Tipling documents the fight against illegal spring hunting in Malta
NPL sent top bird photographer David Tipling to work with BirdLife Malta in documenting their campaign to stop the illegal shooting of migrating songbirds and birds of prey. View the first dramatic images sent back from the field…
2020VISION exhibition opens in The National Forest
The 2020VISION exhibition is now on view at Swadlincote in Derbyshire, in the heart of The National Forest, moving to Calke Abbey on 10th April. More than 8 million trees have been planted in The National Forest in the last 20 years, but the project is not just about trees – it’s about community, health and well-being.
View the slideshow or enjoy our National Forest gallery to find out more!
Project Seahorse and ILCP Philippines Expedition
We’re delighted to support the ILCP expedition to the Danajon Bank double barrier reef in the Philippines, running from 4th to 15th April. NPL’s Mexican photographer Claudio Contreras will be joining the expedition. Click here to find out more and click here to join the crowdfunding campaign.
Top Ten Funny Animals
Many thanks to all who voted in our Red Nose Day competition, which raised £157 for Comic Relief. Click here to see the most popular images, with Anup Shah’s adorable baby Asian elephant in first place. The images are in order of popularity and there was a 7 way tie for 10th place!
Spring is here!
Escape the snow and ice with our new gallery of Spring images – birds are singing, woodland flowers are blooming, hares are boxing and insects are emerging from hibernation…
January & February 2013 Highlights
We’ve added some fantastic new images to our site. Check out our gallery of edited highlights, including unique birds of paradise, endangered Chinese wildlife, forest elephants and chimps from Central Africa, dramatic blue whales, urban peregrines, fighting Bengal tigers and Jurgen Freund’s bat hospital story.
Welcome to the Year of the Snake
We celebrate the start of the Year of the Snake on February 10th with a gallery of our most beautiful and dramatic snake images.