George Sanker / American red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) on tree trunk drinking in a beaver pond early in the morning. Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. May.
Tui De Roy / Alcedo giant tortoise (Chelonoidis vandenburghi), Alcedo Volcano, Isabela Island. This is where the largest extant population exists, acting as ecosystem engineers by maintaining open meadows and digg...
George Sanker / Wood duck (Aix sponsa) male in breeding plumage. Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. April.
Edwin Giesbers / RF- Greater flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) flock silhouetted at sunset, Pont Du Gau Park, Camargue, France. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
Shane Gross / Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) near the surface in shallow water, Eleuthera, Bahamas.
Shane Gross / Caribbean reef squid (Sepioteuthis sepioidea) portrait reflecting off the surface of the ocean at night, Eleuthera, Bahamas.
Shane Gross / Red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle) habitat with shoal of Silversides (Atherinomorus lacunosus), Eleuthera, Bahamas. August.
Shane Gross / Portrait of an Atlantic spotted dolphin (Stenella frontalis) reflected at surface, off Bimini, Bahamas.
Danny Green / European Brown Bear (Ursus arctos) reflected in forest pond in evening mist, Finland, June
Danny Green / Common cranes (Grus grus) leaving the roost at dawn, Hula Valley, Northern Israel, January
Oscar Dewhurst / Mute swan (Cygnus olor) cygnets and parents swimming. London, UK. May
Andy Rouse / Little Bittern (Ixobrychus minutus) hunting in reeds, Bulgaria. Horizontal version of 01609394. Highly honoured in the Bird Category of the Nature's Best Photography Competition 2019.
Sven Zacek / Aerial view of a small forest lake in Karula National Park, Valgamaa county, Southern Estonia. Highly commended in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards 2019.
Andres M. Dominguez / Black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa) Danube Delta, Romania. July
Danny Green / Ringed seal (Pusa hispida) resting on ice, reflected in water. Svalbard, Norway. July.
Danny Green / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) walking across sea ice, reflected in water. Svalbard, Norway, July.
Ann & Steve Toon / Aardvark (Orycteropus afer) drinking at night, Zimanga private game reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Medium repro only
Milan Radisics / Aerial shot of the estuary of the Holmsa and Kudafljot glacial rivers, Grafarkirkja, Iceland, August 2018.
Staffan Widstrand / RF - African bush elephant, (Loxodonta africana) at night, reflected in waterhole, South Africa
John Shaw / Brown bear (Ursus arctos) searching for clams on tidal mudflat with waterbirds. Lake Clark National Park, Alaska. August.
John Shaw / Common giraffe (Giraffa tippelskirchi) bending to drink at a waterhole, with another standing on the opposite side of the pool reflected in the water. Klein Namutoni waterhole, Etosha National Park, N...
George Sanker / Great egret (Ardea alba) with prey in beak, in evening light. Myakka River State Park, Florida, USA, March. Sequence 2/2.
George Sanker / Great egret (Ardea alba) diving head into water to catch prey, in evening light. Myakka River State Park, Florida, USA, March. Sequence 1/2.
Alan Williams / Beaver Bridge over River Conwy, near Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, September 2018
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / RF - Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris), at woodland pond , Scotland, UK.April (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris), at woodland pool, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, UK.November
Marie Read / American avocet (Recurvirostra americana), adult in breeding plumage foraging by sweeping its bill from side to side through shallow water, Orange County, California, USA, April.
Marie Read / Abstract patterns of reflected sky and clouds on the ocean with a silhouetted Red-faced cormorant (Phalarocorax urile) in flight, St. Paul Island, Pribilof Islands, Alaska, USA, July.
David Pattyn / Great white egret (Egretta Alba) preening its feathers, Valkenhorst Nature Reserve, Valkenswaard, The Netherlands, July
David Pattyn / Moriche palm tree (Mauritia flexuosa) at Laguna Grande in an area of flooded forest, Cuyabeno wildlife reserve, Sucumbios, Amazon rainforest, Ecuador, July, Cuyabeno wildlife reserve, Sucumbios, Amazo...
Klein & Hubert / Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) swimming, French Polynesia. South Pacific.
Stefan Christmann / Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) pair in courtship, on sea ice. Atka Bay, Antarctica. May.
Sven Zacek / Bearded seal (Erignathus barbatus) sunbathing on iceberg broken off from glacier. Kongsfjorden fjord, Spitsbergen, Norway. June 2014.
Sven Zacek / Sunrise over bog with trees reflected in pool. Endla Nature Reserve, Jogevamaa, Central Estonia. October 2015.
Ann & Steve Toon / Spotted eagle owl (Bubo africanus) subadult at nigh by water, Zimanga private game reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, September
Ann & Steve Toon / Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) drinking at night, Zimanga private game reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa August
Tui De Roy / Western Santa Cruz giant tortoises (Chelonoidis porteri) resting in water, South coast (Las Palmitas), Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos
Pedro Narra / Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) walking through puddle. Sado Estuary, Portugal . March
Guy Edwardes / Northern Lights over Vestrahorn, Hofn, Iceland. September 2017
Guy Edwardes / Shore of Lago de Predil covered in snow, Italy, February 2018
Guy Edwardes / Calm sea with St Mary's Lighthouse in distance, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, England, UK, February 2008.
Jack Dykinga / Aurora Borealis reflected in Polar Lake, conifers silhouetted at edge. Near Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada. September 2018.
Jack Dykinga / Aurora Borealis display above conifers and Polar Lake. Near Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada. September 2018.
Jack Dykinga / Aurora Borealis reflected in Polar Lake, wetland and conifers silhouetted along shore. Near Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada. September 2018.
Robin Chittenden / Common swift (Apus apus) flying low to water while hunting, Norfolk, England, UK, July. Winner of Animal Behaviour Category of the British Wildlife Photography Awards 2019.
Andy Rouse / Little bittern, (Ixobrychus minutus), hunting in reeds, Bulgaria, June. This is a crop of 1637244. Highly honoured in the Bird Category of the Nature's Best Photography Competition 2019.
Andy Rouse / Little bittern, (Ixobrychus minutus), hunting in reeds, Bulgaria, June.