The Winter of Storms and Floods
Our photographers braved the weather to capture great images of the storms and floods that afflicted the UK and France in the winter of 2013-2014. Take a look at our dramatic pictures from the Somerset Levels, Severn and Thames valleys, plus Sussex, Norfolk and Brittany coasts.
Celebrate the first World Wildlife Day!
3rd March 2014 has been designated by the UN as the first World Wildlife Day. Explore our new gallery of the amazingly diverse wildlife and plants with which we are privileged to share the planet.
New Cairngorms ebook by Peter Cairns
Peter Cairns has published a new ebook showcasing some of his favourite images of Britain’s wildest National Park. View our gallery of highlights and find out how to order a copy.
Latest and greatest images!
We’ve added some fantastic new images to the site over the last 2 months, including dramatic sharks, European lynx and wolves, sifakas leaping, beautiful British landscapes, Californian condors, colourful marine life and Costa Rican frogs and turtles. Explore our chosen highlights here…
Valentine’s Day competition winners
Congratulations to our Valentine’s Day caption competition winners! We loved them so much we thought we’d share them with you!
Explore Romance in the Animal World
To celebrate St Valentine’s Day, we’ve created an animal courtship gallery, including chilled out seals, affectionate owls and ecstatic newts!
Welcome to the Year of the Horse
According to the Chinese calendar, 31st January 2014 marks the start of the Year of the Horse. People born in the Year of the Horse are thought to be energetic, intelligent and to enjoy the limelight. We’d like to share with you our gallery of beautiful and charismatic horse images, and we wish you happiness, health and success in the Year of the Horse.
2020VISION heads to Moscow!
From 25 January to 23 February 2014 a Russian exhibition featuring images from 2020VISION will be shown at the “House of Artists” in Moscow, as part of the Russian Year of Culture 2014. Check out our gallery for the images appearing and more information about the exhibition.
New Year Highlights
We’ve started the New Year by adding lots of great new images to the site – penguins and polar bears in action, Scandinavian wildlife, tropical birds, colourful frogs and great insect close-ups, plus creative work by new guy Theo Bosboom. Explore the gallery here…
More Nature Picture Library Winners
Our photographers have enjoyed great success in this year’s major international photography competitions, including Nature’s Best, Wildlife Photographer of the Year, GDT and Melvita. View our new expanded gallery of winning and commended images.