Over the last month we've added some great new content to our site. Highlights included Humpback whales from Tony Wu, sharks from Jordi Chias, varied marine life from Alex Mustard, tigers from Andy Rouse, primates and features from Cyril Ruoso, pets and farm animals from Klein Hubert, South American and Sri Lankan subjects from new contributor Lucas Bustamante, plus graphic animal portraits from Edwin Giesbers and strong scenics from Floris van Breugel and Juan Carlos Munoz.
Juan Carlos Munoz / Gemsbok (Oryx gazella) aerial view of herd on sand, Namib Desert, Namibia.
Ernie Janes / Mute swans (Cygnus olor) on water at sunrise on foggy morning, Norfolk, England, UK. November.
Will Burrard-Lucas / Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) silhouetted at sunrise, Masai Mara, Kenya.
Floris van Breugel / California poppies (Eschscholzia californica) and California goldfields (Lasthenia californica) extend as far as the eye can see, Antelope Valley Poppy Preserve, California, USA
Andy Rouse / Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) mother with cub age four months,Ranthambhore, Rajhasthan, India
Floris van Breugel / Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) over winter on Eucalyptus and Monterey Cypress trees near Pismo Beach, San Luis, California, USA December.. When temperatures warm up enough, they will embark on...
Franco Banfi / Killer whale (Orcinus orca) adult male surfacing at dusk, Andenes, Andoya island, North Atlantic Ocean, Norway, January
Juan Carlos Munoz / Namib sand snake (Psammophis namibensis) in sand dunes, Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia.
Lucas Bustamante / Emerald tree Boa (Corallus batesii) close up portrait of juvenile whilst hanging on a branch. Tambopata, Madre de Dios, Peru.
Alex Mustard / Nudibranch (Reticulidia suzanneae) on a coral reef. East of Eden, Similan Islands, Thailand. Andaman Sea, Indian Ocean.
Cyril Ruoso / Inmate in Cedar Creek Correction Center, checking for microchip in Oregon Spotted Frog (Rana pretiosa). Prisoners in this facility are raising endangered frogs for release in the wild, as part of the...
Lucas Bustamante / Anthony's poison-frog (Epipedobates anthonyi) seen through hole in leaf. Buenaventura Reserve, El Oro, Ecuador.
Gerrit Vyn / Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) roosting outside of an old barn in early morning sun in freezing temperatures, Okanogan County, Washington, USA, January
Andy Rouse / Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) on perch, UK, January.
Alex Mustard / Maldive anemonefish (Amphiprion nigripes) shoal swimming in the current flowing over a Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica). Baa Atoll, Maldives. Indian Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) male calf with his resting mother. Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga. Pacific Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) female calf mimicking her mother, visible in the background. The adult female had the habit of resting with her fluke at the surface. Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga....
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) female with calf, pursued by males during heat run. Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga. Pacific Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in a heat run, with six males competing for the attention of a female that already has a calf. Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga
Tony Wu / Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) engaged in courtship, with the male hovering above the female. Vava'u, Tonga, Pacific Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae), fluke of female with male calf playing below, Vava'u, Tonga, Pacific Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) female close up, Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga. Pacific Ocean.
Tony Wu / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) calf 'Tahafa' male with injured pectoral fin and scarred body, with mother. Vava'u, Tonga, Pacific Ocean. COP26 Countdown Photo Competition 2021 Finalist.
Lucas Bustamante / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) fluke above the water as it dives, Machalilla National Park, Manabi, Ecuador.
Chris & Monique Fallows / Dusky dolphins (Lagenorhynchus obscurus) group of three porpoising, Puerto Madryn, Peninsula Valdez, Argentina, December.
Alex Mustard / Whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus) head on beneath the surface. Rocky Island, Egypt. Red Sea
Jordi Chias / Grey reef sharks (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos) in the south pass of Fakarava Tuamotus, French Polynesia, South Pacific
Jordi Chias / Split level view of Blue shark (Prionace glauca) at surface at sunset, Azores Islands, Portugal, Atlantic Ocean
Alex Mustard / Great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran) female at night with Bar jacks (Caranx ruber), South Bimini, Bahamas. The Bahamas National Shark Sanctuary. Gulf Stream, West Atlantic Ocean.
Jordi Chias / Spotted catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula) just hatched from egg case that is on Seafan (Paramuricea clavata), Ullastres seamount, Costa Brava, Llafranch, Catalunya, Spain
Jordi Chias / Angular roughshark (Oxynotus centrina) a deepsea species living at 80-300m depth, caught by fishermen and released, Costa Brava, Catalunya, Spain, Mediterranean Sea
Edwin Giesbers / Male Lion (Panthera leo) portrait, close-up of face, captive, occurs in Africa.
Edwin Giesbers / Lion (Panthera leo) portrait of two lionesses, captive, occur in Africa.
Andy Rouse / Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) female 'Noor T19' bringing down Sambar deer (Rusa unicolor) Ranthambhore, India. Sequence 3 of 18.
Andy Rouse / Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) female 'Noor T19' bringing down Sambar deer (Rusa unicolor) Ranthambhore, India. Sequence 6 of 18.
Andy Rouse / Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) female 'Noor T19' killing Sambar deer (Rusa unicolor) by strangulation. Ranthambhore, India.
Anup Shah / Topi (Damaliscus lunatus) small herd on plains, one looking into remote camera, wide angle perspective, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
Anup Shah / Common or Plains zebra (Equus quagga burchellii) herd on the move, wide angle perspective taken with a remote camera. Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
Anup Shah / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) walking up a gully from the Mara River, wide angle perspective taken with a remote camera. Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
Anup Shah / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) splashing water in the Mara River, wide angle perspective taken with a remote camera. Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
Lucas Bustamante / Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus) walking on river bank with Cattle egrets. Yala National Park, Southern Province, Sri Lanka.
Edwin Giesbers / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) portrait, Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen, near Zandvoort, The Netherlands, November.
Edwin Giesbers / Two Red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) fighting, Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen, near Zandvoort, The Netherlands, November.
Edwin Giesbers / Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla) carrying baby on back, captive, occurs in Central and South America. Vulnerable species.
Cyril Ruoso / Male Tibetan macaque (Macaca thibetana) sitting in tree, Emei Mountain, Sichuan, China.
Cyril Ruoso / Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) swinging on vine, Gabon.