Wildlife & Nature Photography

Category: Professional, Natural World. 1st Place.

View the winning and shortlisted images from nature and wildlife categories of the Sony World Photography Awards.

Brown bear mother and cubs

The European brown bear (Ursus arctos arctos) is Europe's largest land predator, growing to between 100-350kg.

Pine marten

View the winning and shortlisted images from The Mammal Society annual photo contest. 

Members from the Young Wildlife Photographers UK project share some their best photos, and discuss how they captured them. 

Dancing octopus

See the results from the Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017 competition.

Overall winner: Cuban Emerald humming bird

View the winning images from the British Ecological Society annual photo contest. 

Winner Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016.

A selection of our favourite winning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 competition. 

A gallery showcasing the incredible winning images of the British Wildlife Photography Awards 2016. 

Birds finalist: Termite tossing (hornbill) by Willem Kruger, South Africa.

Marvel at some of the award-winning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 competition. 

Young man bird watching with binoculars

Buying optics for the first time can be bewildering, but our expert David Chandler will help you focus on finding what’s right for you.

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