Dit zijn de eerste winnende foto's van de Wildlife Photographer Awards

Dit zijn de eerste winnende foto's van de Wildlife Photographer Awards
© Wildlife Photographer of the Year

De Wildlife Photographer of the Year is de jaarlijkse fotografiewedstrijd waarbij de beste natuurfoto's geprijst worden. De honderd winnende foto's werden dit jaar gekozen uit meer dan 50.000 inzendingen uit 35 landen. Ze worden vanaf 21 oktober tentoongesteld in het Natural History Museum in Londen en maken daarna een toer rond de wereld. Bekijk alvast de eerste 11 finalisten.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by theNatural History Museum, London

Crystal precision © Mario Cea, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Golden relic © Dhyey Shah, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Thistle-plucker © Isaac Aylward, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Collective courtship © Scott Portelli, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Blast furnace © Alexandre Hec, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Termite tossing © Willem Kruger, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The disappearing fish © Iago Leonardo, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Splitting the catch © Audun Rikardsen, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Playing pangolin © Lance van de Vyver, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Swarming under the stars © Imre Potyó, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Nosy neighbour © Sam Hobson, Wildlife Photographer of the Year