Nature Picture Library offers the best nature photographs and footage from the world's finest photographers, to license for commercial and creative use. More than 700,000 images and video clips online, from tigers to turtles and elephants to sharks.
John Sparks / David Attenborough with mountain gorillas, on location during filming for BBC 'Life on Earth' series in Rwanda 1978
Lucas Bustamante / Andean bear / Spectacled bear (Tremarctos ornatus) looking down from a branch in the cloudforest, Maquipucuna, Pichincha, Ecuador.
Guy Edwardes / Resplendent quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno) male arriving with food at nest hole in cloudforest, Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica.
Carlos Zorrilla / Male Andean cock-of-the-rock (Rupicola peruvianus) displaying at lek in tree, Ecuador
Carlos Zorrilla / Male Orchid bee (Euglossini sp.) on an orchid (Lycomormium ecuadorense) flower trying to remove pollinia attached to its back, Ecuador, April.
Ashley Cooper / Panning shot of Lake Pehoe, a glacier-fed lake with woodland destroyed by forest fires on shore, Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile, January.
Guy Edwardes / Bajos del Toro waterfall surrounded by cloud forest. Cataracta del Toro, Costa Rica. 2019.
Morley Read / Mist blowing through cloudforest, Mindo, Ecuador, 2019.
Nick Hawkins / Brown four eyed opossum (Metachirus nudicauda) at night in cloud forest, Choco region, Northwestern Ecuador. Camera trap image.
Morley Read / Aerial shot tracking over a 1800m high tepui, Nangartiza Valley, Zamora Chinchipe Province, Ecuador, 2018.
Morley Read / Aerial timelapse rising over misty cloudforest covering the slopes of Sumaco Volcano, with a water filled crater lake in foreground, Napo Province, Ecuador, 2018. (non-ex)
Jack Dykinga / Yellow paloverde (Cercidium microphyllum) flowering amongst Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea). In foothills on north side of Santa Catalina Mountains, Coronado National Forest, Arizona, USA. May 2019.