Markus Varesvuo / Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) adult female, Norway, October.
Andres M. Dominguez / Little owl (Athene noctua) taking shelter from the rain, Arcos de la Frontera, southern Spain. April.
Morley Read / Slow motion clip of rain falling into the rainforest understory, Orellana Province, Ecuador.
Jack Dykinga / Saguaro cacti (Carnegia gigantea) at sunset, during a summer rain storm. Saguaro National Park, Sonoran Desert, Arizona, USA, August. Digital composite.
John Cancalosi / Rain storm in the Sonoran desert, with Saguaro cacti (Carnegiea gigantea), near Tucson, Arizona. 2018.
Paul Hobson / Keel-billed toucan (Ramphastos sulfuratus) perched on branch with beak open. Laguna del Lagarto, Alajuela, Costa Rica.
Paul Hobson / Green-crowned brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula), three feeding on Lobster-claw (Heliconia sp) flower in rain. Costa Rica.
Dave Bevan / Slow motion clip of a Swallow (Hirundo rustica) flying into a barn in heavy rain, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, September.
Andy Rouse / African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) mother and calf in rain, wallowing in mud. Maasai Mara, Kenya, Africa. September.
Wim van den Heever / Lion (Panthera leo) male standing in cold and rain with strong wind blowing, smelling the air, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Bence Mate / Black-winged stilt (Himanthopus himantophus) in rain, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary, July.
Bence Mate / Montezuma oropendolas (Psarocolius montezuma) perched either side of Brown-hooded parrot (Pyrilia haematotis) in rain, Laguna del Lagarto, Santa Rita, Costa Rica
Bence Mate / Black vulture (Coragyps atratus) face to face with King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa) Costa Rica.
Bence Mate / Grey heron (Ardea cinerea) in rain with another heron behind, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. January.
Bence Mate / Group of five Brown-hooded parrots (Pyrilia haematotis) in rain, Costa Rica.
Bence Mate / Red footed falcon (Falco vespertinus) pair mating, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. February.
Bence Mate / Eurasian spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia) and Little egret (Egretta garzetta) Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. May.
Bence Mate / Black vulture (Coragyps atratus) squabbling with King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa) Costa Rica.
Brent Stephenson / Three King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) in light drizzle with a faint rainbow in the background, St Andrew's Bay, South Georgia, South Atlantic, January.
Gerrit Vyn / Rain showers over sagebrush-steppe at the foot of the Sawtooth Mountains. Clark County, Idaho, USA, June.
Wim van den Heever / Lion (Panthera leo) in heavy rain, Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Joris van Alphen / Montagu's harrier (Circus pygargus) mother attempting to shelter her chicks from the rain, Flevoland, the Netherlands. July.
Denis-Huot / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) standing in the rain, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. March.
Denis-Huot / African lion (Panthera leo) male shaking water off mane after rain, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. September.
Christophe Courteau / View overlooking a rainforest canopy, with clouds and heavy rain, Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.
Denis-Huot / Portrait of male Waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) in the rain, Masai-Mara game reserve, Kenya.
Hougaard Malan / Sunlight illuminating a mountain below a rainstorm. Namib Rand, Namibia. February 2011.
Hougaard Malan / Rainstorm over desert plain, Namib Rand, Namibia. February 2011.
Konrad Wothe / Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) sitting in the rain, Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania.
Bence Mate / Red footed falcons (Falco vespertinus) mating in the rain, Hungary, May.
Will Watson / Large hail stones falling during a storm, Herefordshire, England, UK, December.
Peter Cairns / 2020VISION / Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) feeding on a fish in heavy rain, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, UK, July.
Fergus Gill / Tree sparrows (Passer montanus) perching on a branch in the rain. Perthshire, Scotland, December.
Bence Mate / Keel billed toucan (Ramphastos sulfuratus) in aggressive encounter with Montezuma Oropendola (Psarocolius montezuma) in rain, Laguna del Lagarto, Santa Rita, Costa Rica. Front cover bookplate of the H...
Andy Rouse / Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) young playing in front of mother in the rain, Maasai Mara, Kenya, Africa
Ammonite / Group of African lion (Panthera leo) cubs running to lioness, greeting and grooming each other, Masai Mara National Park, Kenya.
Ammonite / Group of African lionesses (Panthera leo) greeting each other in the rain, Masai Mara NP, Kenya
Denis-Huot,Denis-Huot / White rhino (Ceratotherium simum) in the rain, Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Andy Rouse,Andy Rouse / African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) breeding herd in rainstorm during migration. Maasai Mara, Kenya, Africa, August.
Denis-Huot / Wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus) herd in the rain, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya
Christophe Courteau,Christophe Courteau / Villagers walking along a road during a heavy rain shower, Virunga National Park, North Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, August 2010.
Mark MacEwen / Fishermen in boats on river during monsoon rain, Sundarbans, Bangladesh, September 2011. No release available.
Luke Massey / 2020VISION / Two Turtle doves (Streptopelia turtur) perched on a rusting iron rail in a rain shower, Essex, England, UK, June.
Luke Massey / 2020VISION / Little owl (Athene noctua) perched on a rusting iron wheel, Essex, England, UK, June.
Enrique Lopez-Tapia / A bassari child holding out hands to collect rainwater, Bassari country, east Senegal. This area became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2012, for cultural landscape and traditions kept by the the Bas...
Eric Medard / Little owl (Athene noctua) young owlets stretching wings in the rain, France, July
Cheryl-Samantha Owen / Rothschild's giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi), Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda, East Africa. Murchison Falls National Park hosts the only remaining naturally occurring population of...
Orsolya Haarberg / Rain clouds over Blonduhlidarfjoll, Iceland, January 2011