Pedro Narra / Green turtle (Chelonia mydas) returning to see after egg laying, e to open sea after digging nest. Bissagos Islands, Guinea Bissau. Endangered species. 3rd Place in the SOS Especes Menacees / SOS End...
Fiona Rogers / Eastern chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes schweinfurtheii) infant male 'Gizmo' aged 2 years, portrait. Gombe National Park, Tanzania.
Richard Robinson / Blue shark (Prionace glauca) viewed from below, off the coast of Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, February.
Krijn Trimbos / Great crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus) pair in courtship display, The Netherlands. March.
Andrew Parkinson / Brown hare (Lepus europaeus) adult sitting in a snow covered field. Derbyshire, UK, January.
David Tipling / Common frog (Rana temporaria) and spawn in pond. West Runton, North Norfolk, England, UK, March. Highly commended in the Habitat category of the BWPA Awards 2015.
David Tipling / Common frogs (Rana temporaria) and spawn in pond, West Runton, North Norfolk, March.
Danny Green / Whooper swan (Cygnus cygnus) in flight in snowfall, Lake Kussharo, Japan, February
Danny Green / Steller's sea eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) in flight, Japan, February
Theo Webb / Bonobo (Pan paniscus) baby sitting next to its mother, Max Planck research site, LuiKotale, Salonga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Tui De Roy / Galapagos sea lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) juvenile on beach, Galapagos
Jordi Chias / Juvenile Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) released by biologist after being tagged, Cayman; Cayman Islands Archipelago.
David Pattyn / Great crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus) courting pair. The Netherlands.May 2014
Franco Banfi / Freshwater Dorado (Salminus brasiliensis) Recanto Ecologico, Rio da Prata, Bonito, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Andy Rouse / Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) cub climbing tree. Chengdu, China. Captive.
Ingo Arndt / Bark beetle (Scolytinae) galleries in dead spruce tree (Picea abies), Bayerischer Wald / Bavarian Forest National Park, Germany., June.
Eric Medard / Grey heron (Ardea cinerea) at night, taken with infra-red, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France, September.
Bruno D'Amicis / Apennine chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica ornata) male moving on extremely steep and smooth rock wall. Endemic to the Apennine mountains. Sibillini NP. Marche, Italy, August.
Edwin Giesbers / Jaguar (Panthera onca) cub looking over its mother's back, captive, occurs in Southern and Central America.
Andy Trowbridge / Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica) in flight, coming into land with beak full of sand eels (Ammodytes tobianus). Fair Isle, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, July.
Konrad Wothe / Hoatzins (Opisthocomus hoazin) perched in rainforest, Tambopata Reserve, Peru, South America.
Loic Poidevin / Grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis) cub peering out from behind its mother, Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary, British Columbia, Canada, June.
David Pike / Harvest mouse (Micromys minutus) on stalk, West Country Wildlife Photography Centre, captive, June.
Georgette Douwma / Striated fusilier (Caesio striatus) school feeding on fish spawn at dusk. Egypt, Red Sea.
Roger Powell / Little owl (Athene noctua) perched on a fence post, ruffling its feathers, Castro Verde, Alentejo, Portugal, April.
Chris Mattison / Barred leaf frog (Phyllomedusa tomopterna) captive from South America.
Fiona Rogers / Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) female 'Sandra' aged 22 years portrait. Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia. Apr 2012. Rehabilitated and released (or descended from those which were rele...
Chris & Monique Fallows / Shy Albatros (Thalassarche cauta) swimming at surface with Blue sharks (Prionace glauca) below, Cape Point, South Africa.
Chris & Monique Fallows / African penguin (Spheniscus demersus) group at surface with cloudy sky, False Bay, Cape Town, South Africa.
Chris & Monique Fallows / Blue Shark (Prionace glauca) feeding on Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) bait ball, Cape Point, South Africa.
Erlend Haarberg / Mountain hare (Lepus timidus) portrait. Vauldalen, Sor-Trondelag, Norway. Highly commended in the GDT 2013 Competition.
David Pattyn / Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus) close-up of a group in last afternoon light. Lake Kerkini, Greece. February
Lynn M Stone / English Springer Spaniel in Virginia Cowslip (Lamprocapnos spectabilis) Rockton, Illinois, USA
Alex Mustard / Blue sharks (Prionace glauca) cruise beneath the surface of the English Channel. Penzance, Cornwall, England, British Isles. North East Atlantic Ocean, August. Winner of the Coast and Marine category...
Sven Zacek / Female Long-eared owl (Asio otus) peeking from behind a spruce tree, Southern Estonia, June.
Petra Wegner,Petra Wegner / Golden Retriever, male in straw
Petra Wegner,Petra Wegner / Cavalier King Charles Spaniel puppies aged 7 weeks, with tricolour and blenheim colouration, on hay bale in straw
Staffan Widstrand / Wild Wonders of China / Black-necked crane (Grus nigricollis) in black and white silhoutte. Napa Lake, Yunnan province, China. Vulnerable species.
Juan Carlos Munoz / Male African lion (Panthera leo) at night, Kalahari Desert, Botswana.
Ernie Janes / Spring lambs in meadow, UK, April
Andrew Parkinson / Gannet (Morus bassanus) adult wing stretching and looking up, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, September.
Terry Whittaker,Terry Whittaker / Water Vole (Arvicola amphibius) emerging from pipe at side of river, Kent, UK, December