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Guy Edwardes / Calanais standing stones at sunrise, Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK. September, 2022.
Alex Mustard / Manta ray (Mobula alfredi) feeding on plankton aggregated in the lights from a boat at night, North Ari Atoll, Maldives, Indian Ocean.
Guy Edwardes / Ramsons (Allium ursinum) in bloom in broadleaf woodland with sun rays through the trees, near Milton Abbas, Dorset, England, UK. May.
Lukas Schaefer / Sunrays filtering through the trees as spray from a waterfall rolls past, Ahrntal Valley, Alps, South Tyrol, Italy, June.
Lukas Schaefer / Aerial tracking shot of a sun beam breaking through the clouds on a mountain landscape, Gsiesertal, South Tyrol, Italy, June.
Tony Wu / Siberian flying squirrel (Pteromys volans orii), usually nocturnal, gliding through forest. Diurnal activity like this is not common, probably adaptation to presence of pair of Ural owls. Hokkaido, Ja...
Charlie Hamilton-James / Male Lion (Panthera leo) resting on the savannah at dawn, Naboisho Conservancy, Masai Mara, Kenya.