Michel Poinsignon / Mute swan (Cygnus olor) adult on water in threat posture before courtship display, Lorraine, France, January.
Terry Whittaker / 2020VISION / Canada geese (Branta canadensis) standing on frozen lake, Reddish Vale, Manchester, England, UK, December, (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
Danny Green / Trumpeter Swans (Cygnus buccinator) on river surrounded by ice, Yellowstone, USA, February.
Matthew Maran / Canada goose (Branta canadensis) gosling portrait, Hornsey, London, UK May
Ben Cranke / King Eider (Somateria spectabillis) male swimming in Batsfjord Norway, February.
Peter Cairns / 2020VISION / Mute swan (Cygnus olor) on River Spey at dawn, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, UK, May.
Andy Trowbridge / Greylag goose (Anser anser) in water flapping wings. Southern Norway, July.
Ben Hall / Mute swan (Cygnus olor) stretching its wings backlit at dawn, Poynton, Cheshire, UK, December. Highly honoured in the Bird Category of the Windland Awards of Natures Best Photography Competition 2016...
Visuals Unlimited / Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) male swimming in a lagoon and performing its mating display in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Andy Trowbridge / Mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) large group feeding, motion blur image, Southern Norway. January.
Sergey Gorshkov / Snow geese (Chen caerulescens caerulescens) flying in habitat, Wrangel Island, Far Eastern Russia, May.
Guy Edwardes / 2020VISION / Flock of Mute swans (Cygnus olor), Abbotsbury Swannery, Dorset, England, UK, September. Did you know? Swans can put one leg on their backs and use it to thermoregulate in the same way as elephants use...
Andy Rouse / Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) male on lake, UK, April.
Peter Cairns / Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens) in flight in evening light, Bosque del Apache, New Mexico, USA, December.
Peter Cairns / Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens) with beak under wing at dawn, Bosque del Apache, New Mexico, USA, December.
Graham Eaton / Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) feeding in the evening in lake water at dusk, Gwynedd, Wales, UK. Split level
Bernard Castelein / Canada geese (Branta canadensis) with large 'creche' of goslings at sunrise, Antwerp, Belgium, May.
Graham Eaton / Male Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) feeding, UK. Water level shot
Jack Dykinga / Snow geese (Anser caerulescens) flock taking off with a setting moon over the Chupadera Mountains in the background. Snow geese and sandhill cranes (Grus canadensis) yet to leave remain on the ice cov...
Markus Varesvuo / Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) flying during snowfall, Hokkaido, Japan, February