Eric Baccega / Grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis) catching salmon in Brooks river, Katmai National Park, Alaska, USA, July
Danny Green / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) cub ready to jump down from pack ice. Svalbard, Norway, April.
Guy Edwardes / Doorway in abandoned cottage, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK. March 2014.
Guy Edwardes / Stove in abandoned cottage, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK. March 2014.
Brandon Cole / Blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) lifts tail flukes in preparation for a feeding dive, California, USA, Pacific Ocean, August
Claudio Contreras / Caribbean flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) preparing to sleep, Ria Lagartos Biosphere Reserve, Yucatan Peninsula Mexico, July
Pete Oxford / Woman inside Nyshi Long House, Nyshi Tribe, Arunachal Pradesh.North East India, November 2014.
MYN / Paul van Hoof / Great green bush-cricket (Tettigonia viridissima) female, The Netherlands, July. Meetyourneighbours.net project
Konrad Wothe / Lantern bugs (Fulgora laternaria) on tree trunk, Panguana Reserve, Peru.
David Pattyn / Dalmatian pelican (Pelecanus crispus) taking off from water, Lake Kerkini, Greece. February. Vulnerable species.
Espen Bergersen / Male King eiders (Somateria spectabilis) three taking-off from water. Batsfjord, Norway, March.
Pete Oxford / Big-legged Bug or Squash Bug (Coreidae) on Heliconia Flower. Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador. South America
Hanne & Jens Eriksen / Black guillemot (Cepphus grylle) taking off, Denmark, May
David Noton / Canoes on the moored on the Nam Song River at Vang Vieng, Laos, March 2009.
Steve O. Taylor (GHF) / Rice farmers pounding freshly harvested rice, Port Loko district, Sierra Leone, 2004-2005.
Ross Hoddinott / Male banded demoiselle (Calopteryx splendens), resting on reed, Lower Tamar Lakes, Cornwall, UK. June.
Ben Cranke / Black-striped capuchin (Sapajus libidinosus) using rock as a tool to break open palm nut Parnaiba Headwaters National Park, Piaui, Brazil. July.
Jussi Murtosaari / Scarce Copper (Lycaena virgaureae) male in meadow on ox-eye daisy, Joutsa (formerly Leivonmaki), Finland, July.
Enrique Lopez-Tapia / Domestic Asian elephants (Elephas maximas) used for riding safaris with their keepers, Royal Chitwan National Park, Nepal.
Eric Medard / Grey heron (Ardea cinerea) at night, taken with infra-red, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France, September.
Mark Taylor / Cute chocolate Toy Goldendoodle puppy in play-bow.
Roger Powell / Spanish imperial eagle (Aquila adalberti) perched on a rock and stretching its wings, Castro Verde, Alentejo, Portugal, April.
Tom Gilks / Fishermen preparing nets, Remba Island, Lake Victoria, Kenya.
Claudio Contreras / Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) with fish catch, Cabo Pulmo National Park, Sea of Cortez (Gulf of California), Mexico, July
Sandesh Kadur / Clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) walking along fallen tree trunk, Assam, India, captive. Vulnerable species.
Nick Garbutt / Baby Spot-tail Sharks (Carcharhinus sorrah) on sale in fish souk (market) all caught in the Persian Gulf and many bound for markets in Asia. Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. April 2013
Tony Heald / Bateleur Eagle (Terathopius ecaudatus) female, stretching wings Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa. January
Ben Cranke,Ben Cranke / Gentoo Penguin (Pygoscelis papua) group travelling out to sea, Cuverville Island, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
Merryn Thomas,Merryn Thomas / Black and white image of three punts, Mevagissey, Cornwall, England, January.
Graham Eaton,Graham Eaton / A land drilling rig with casing prepared, ready to be run in to line the wellbore. Kenya
Anup Shah / Spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta) preparing to carry a pup aged 2-3 months. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya, July
Jussi Murtosaari / Banded Demoiselle (Calopteryx splendens) male, Finland, August
Eric Baccega / Scientists of the ONCFS with Common hamsters (Cricetus cricetus) ready for release in a wheat field. Grussenheim, Alsace, France, June 2013 Model released.
Andy Rouse / Barn Owl (Tyto alba) in hovering flight, with sunlight highlighting primary feathers. UK, May.
Sven Zacek,Sven Zacek / Common Cranes (Grus grus) in field with straw bales, prior to autumn migration. Estonia, August.
Milan Radisics / Tools to chase birds away from airport area at Budapest Airport, including sound cannon, Hungary, March 2009
Michele Westmorland / Man collecting black sand in an area which is one of the locations for producing fine restaurant quality salt, most of which is shipped to Japan, Kusimbi Beach, Bali, Indonesia 2009. No release availa...
Niall Benvie / Tulip fields about to be deadheaded, Texel, the Netherlands May 2012. No release available.
Doug Allan / Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) spy-hopping to observe Weddell Seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) in preparation to knock it from the ice by creating a wave. Marguerite Bay, Antarctic Peninsula, summer. Free...
Doug Allan / Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) approaching Weddell Seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) in preparation to knock it from the ice by creating a wave. Marguerite Bay, Antarctic Peninsula, summer. Freeze Frame bo...
Brent Stephenson / Male Australasian Gannet (Morus serrator) flying with seaweed for use as nesting material. Cape Kidnappers, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand, September.
Daniel Heuclin / Traditional bush hunter with a calao / Hornbill head decoration, preparing bow and arrow for hunt, Northern Cameroon, West Africa. No release available.
Chadden Hunter / Frozen Planet team, training on snow mobiles, Svalbard. Taken on location for BBC Frozen Planet series, 2008
Jeff Rotman / Young El Molo warrior with his face painted for a tribal dance, Lake Turkana, Kenya, April 2008. Model released.
Roger Powell / Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) territorial display to warn rivals. Castro Verde, Alentejo, Portugal, April.
Charlie Summers / Three Snow Geese banking and gliding in preparation for a landing (Chen caerulescens). Bosque del Apache, New Mexico, January.
Ernie Janes / Silhouette of gardening tools, UK
Ernie Janes / Snowy egret (Egretta thula) standing behind fisherman on Fort Myers beach, Florida, USA