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Charlie Hamilton-James / Women planting tree saplings along river to prevent erosion. All the women in this family wear white at all times - part of their culture as a Christian sect, Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique. May,...
Charlie Hamilton-James / Crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) female, guarding her nest along the banks of the Mussicadzi River at sunset, Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique.
Andy Rouse / African lioness (Panthera leo) walking towards camera at sunset, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
Lucas Bustamante / Peacock katydid (Pterochroza ocellata) on leaf in defensive posture, Yasuni National Park, Amazon Basin, Ecuador.
Wim van den Heever / African elephant (Loxodonta africana), one of only a few 'super tuskers', with tusks weighing more than 100lb each. Known as Craig, this 50 year old bull is one of the most famous and most photographe...
Maxime Aliaga / Dominant male Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii), haning from tree, Suaq Balimbing Field Station, Gunung Leuser National Park, north west Sumatra, Indonesia
Guy Edwardes / Clustered Bonnet (Mycena inclinata) in ancient broadleaved beech woodland, New Forest National Park, Hampshire, England, UK, October.
Nick Garbutt / Puma (Puma concolor) female, walking in front of Torres del Paine massif, Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile.
Nick Garbutt / Two Komodo dragons (Varanus komodoensis) males, fighting on a remote beach, Komodo Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. Endangered. Sequence 3 of 27.
Nick Garbutt / Guanaco (Lama guanicoe) dusted in snow, head portrait, Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile.
Tony Heald / Three Spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta) fighting over meat from a nearby carcass with flock of White-backed vultures (Gyps africanus) watching in background, Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe.
Tim Laman / Rhinoceros hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros) male, carrying mouse prey back to nest, Budo-Sungai Padi National Park, Thailand.