Marie Read / Front view of an adult Black skimmer (Rynchops niger) in flight carrying a fish, Long Island, New York, USA. August.
Awarded a Judges Choice in the Birds category in the 2020 North American Nature As...
Marie Read / Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) excavating nest scrape on beach by squatting and kicking backwards using its feet, Long Island, New York, USA, August.
Marie Read / Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) brooding small chick in nest on beach, Long Island, New York, USA, August.
Marie Read / Black Skimmers (Rynchops niger) nesting, one adult feeds a fish to a small chick that emerges from underneath second adult, Long Island, New York USA, August.
Marie Read / American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) adult feeding chick, Long Island, New York, USA. June.
Marie Read / Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilocus colubris), male flying in to feed from cardinal flowers (Lobelia cardinalis) New York, USA. August.
Andrew Parkinson / Brown hare (Lepus europaeus) adult female (mid-air) leaping out of her form in snow, away from male, Derbyshire, UK. March.
Marie Read / Canada goose (Branta canadensis) adult swimming leading five goslings, Ithaca, New York, USA.
Nick Garbutt / Adult male Diademed Sifaka (Propithecus diadema) 'skipping / dancing' across open ground between forest fragments, eastern Madagascar.
Enrique Lopez-Tapia / Women reaping the harvest in the fields adjacent to the Royal Bardia National Park, Nepal, October 2011.
Ernie Janes / Hands holding ripe Barley ears (Hordeum vulgare) ready for harvest at Salthouse, Norfolk, England, UK, August.
Tom Gilks / Zanzibari woman at low tide with harvested seaweed (eucheuma spinosum) Matemwe, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Jean E. Roche / Man leaping over bull in European Bullfighting Championship 2012, Arenes d'Arles, Camargue, France, September 2012.
Philippe Clement / Forester dragging tree-trunks from forest with Belgian draft / draught horse (Equus caballus) Belgium. March 2013.
Ben Hall / Black-headed gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus) in flight, artistically blurred photograph, Cheshire, UK, February. Highly Commended in the British Wildlife Photography Awards (BWPA) competition 2013....
Tui De Roy / Haast Tokoeka (Apterix australis) with Phil Tisch and Tansy Bliss, Department of Conservation Kiwi Recovery team affixing radio transmitter. Haast Kiwi Sanctuary, Westland, South Island, New Zealand....
Enrique López-Tapia de Inés / Rita Pudel, widow, with her son, in the room that serves as a shelter, in Namaskar Association ?ouse of Widows? Culturally in Nepal women lose many rights when they become widows and may be treated ba...
Staffan Widstrand / Mangrove planting team from CRINEO planting Mangrove trees (Rhizophora) Pulicat Lake, Tamil Nadu, India, February 2013.
Staffan Widstrand,Staffan Widstrand / Throw-net fisherman, on raft, Pulicat Lake, Tamil Nadu, India, January 2013.
Andrew Parkinson / Gannet (Morus bassanus) adult, backlit by the morning sun, coming in to land in colony, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK. September
David Tipling / Tribal performer from the Anglimp District in Waghi Province Western Highlands Papua New Guinea performing at a Sing-sing, Hagen Show Western Highlands Papua New Guinea.With bird of paradise plumes in...
David Tipling / Roika Waria Sing-sing group from Hagen at the Hagen Show in Western Highlands Papua New Guinea. August 2011
Eric Baccega / Scientists of the ONCFS with Common hamsters (Cricetus cricetus) ready for release in a wheat field. Grussenheim, Alsace, France, June 2013 Model released.
Franco Banfi / Scuba diver under ice next to large ice formation, Arctic circle Dive Center, White Sea, Karelia, northern Russia, March 2010. No release available.
Kirkendall-Spring / Perspective of mountain biker over handlebars, Taylor Canyon, Island In The Sky District. Canyonlands National Park, Utah, October 2012. Model released.
Jabruson / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) two youngsters 'Mecca' and 'Lungunia' being fed mangos by their keeper, Garamba National Park, North Eastern Zaire, now the Democratic Republic of Congo. Remnants...
Jabruson / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) confiscated and recovered ivory tusks stocked and stored at Nagero, Garamba National Park H.Q, Democratic Republic of Congo (Formerly Zaire) No release available...
Milan Radisics / Falconer with Peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus) to keep other bird away from airport, Budapest Airport, Hungary, March 2009
Franco Banfi / Free diver with Blue shark (Prionace glauca) Pico Island, Azores, Portugal, Atlantic Ocean, July. No release available.
David Tipling / Tourist photographing King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) Fortuna Bay, South Georgia, November 2006. No release available.
Gavin Hellier / View along the Corniche towards the new skyline of the West Bay central financial district of Doha, Qatar, Arabian Peninsula, 2011. No release available.
Gavin Hellier / Cobbled street lined with colourful houses known as Kujundziluk, one of the oldest streets in Mostar leading to the Old Bridge, Old Town, Mostar, Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Balkans, 2007. No...
Gavin Hellier / People commuting through glass walled passageway in modern building, Berlin, Germany, 2009. No release available.
Juan Carlos Munoz / People descending into the Thrihnukagigur volcano a dormant volcano, now used for tours, Iceland, Europe, June 2012
Oriol Alamany / Hiker walking the Calanche de Piana, Corse-du-Sud, Corsica Island, France, Model released.
Enrique Lopez-Tapia / Portrait of a woman from the small village of Gagramari. Sundarbans National Park, Bangladesh. UNESCO World Heritage Site. June 2012. No release available.
Steven Kazlowski / Kayaker in front of Bear Glacier, Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska, USA. No release available.
Steven Kazlowski / Crew bleeds a full deckload of Pacific cod fish (Gadidae family) before putting them in salt water tanks, on the fishing trawler Western Dawn, Gulf of Alaska, USA. No release available.
Jeff Rotman / Common Thresher Shark (Alopias vulpinus) caught on gill net being hauled up onto boat, Huatabampo, Mexico, Sea of Cortez, Pacific Ocean. Model released. Model released.
Andy Trowbridge / Split level shot of a fly fisherman (Murray Trowbridge) releasing a large brown trout (Salmo trutta) in a gin clear 'backcountry' river, North Canterbury South Island, New Zealand. January, 2012. Mode...
Matthew Maran / Wildlife photographer Tony Heald photographing Red deer in Richmond Park, London, UK January 2012. Model released.
Roy Mangersnes / Man gathering crop of Coca (Erythroxylum coca) leaves using a net, the leaves are harvested six times a year, Bolivia, November. No release available.
Roy Mangersnes / Man holding a half kilogram bag of Coca (Erythroxylum coca) leaves, valued at 20 Bolivianos, or approximately two British Pounds, Bolivia, November
Niall Benvie / Tulip fields about to be deadheaded, Texel, the Netherlands May 2012. No release available.
Fergus Gill / 2020VISION / Mountain Hare (Lepus timidus) sub-adult leveret in mid summer, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, July.
Carol Walker / Cowboy galloping through snow, wearing thick sheepskin coat, Wyoming, USA, February 2012, model released
Erlend Haarberg / Tourists walking on Blahnjukur Volcano, Rhyolite mountains, Landmannalaugar, Iceland, August 2008