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The best wildlife photos of the year show a curious grizzly, dueling reindeer, and fish swimming through a cloud of sperm

Laurent Ballesta/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The London Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest awards images that showcase the diversity and fragility of life. This year, the contest drew a record of more than 50,000 entries from photographers in 95 countries. The winning photos show reindeer fighting over mates, seals giving birth, and a mountain gorilla enjoying the rain. The camouflage grouper is declining due to overfishing, but each July, beneath...
Tags: Photography, Science, London, News, California, Animals, Africa, US, Trends, Uganda, Wildlife, Alaska, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Natural History Museum, Virunga, Svalbard

The best wildlife photos of 2021 capture a rare Iberian lynx, a snake strangling a gecko, and a lion dripping with blood

Sergio Marijuán/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The London Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest celebrates the diversity and fragility of life. This year the contest drew a record of more than 50,000 entries from photographers in 95 countries. The frontrunners' photos show wild cats overcoming great odds, narwhal shrimps loitering in the coral, and an orphaned bat on the mend. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Iberian lynx almost...
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Image of tiger hugging tree wins 2020 wildlife photographer award

Sergey Gorshkov left a hidden camera in a Russian forest for 11 months to capture the big catAn image of a clearly ecstatic tigress hugging an ancient Manchurian fir tree in a remote Siberian forest has won one of the world’s most prestigious photography prizes.It took Russian photographer Sergey Gorshkov 11 months to capture the moment using hidden cameras. His patience led to him being named 2020 wildlife photographer of the year by the Duchess of Cambridge at a ceremony at London’s Natural Hi...
Tags: Photography, London, Animals, Environment, UK News, Culture, Wildlife, Art and design, Cambridge, Natural History Museum, Wildlife photographer of the year, Sergey Gorshkov, Natural History Museum Continue

From a Tiger Hugging a Tree to Pallas’ Cats Frolicking, These Are This Year’s Top Nature Photos

On Tuesday, the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton announced the winners of the 2020 prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. It was the Natural History Museum in London’s 56th time holding the annual contest, which shows the world’s best snapshots of nature and wildlife. The winners in years past…Read more...
Tags: Photography, Science, London, Wildlife, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Natural History Museum, Museum of Natural History, Pallas

The best wildlife photos taken this year reveal a pair of puffins, fighting foxes, and a perfectly camouflaged hippo

A red-shanked douc langur languishes in a treetop in Vietnam's Son Tra Nature Reserve. Arshdeep Singh/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The London Natural History Museum's annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition celebrates photographers who highlight the fragility of wildlife on our planet. This year, the contest received more than 49,000 entries from photographers in 25 countries. The front-runners' images show the burning Amazon, endangered langur monkeys, and a camoufla...
Tags: Amazon, Asia, Photography, UK, Science, London, Animals, India, Trends, Features, South Africa, Wildlife, Alaska, Cambodia, Kenya, Natural History Museum

Startled Marmot and a Fox Lead the Way at Wildlife Photography Awards

The winning image showcases “the humor and horror” of nature, the Natural History Museum in London said.
Tags: Photography, London, News, Animals, Natural History Museum, Natural History Museum (London, Yongqing Bao, Fox Lead the Way

‘Ace of Cakes’ Star Duff Goldman Marries Johnna Colbry

Duff and Joanna Goldman Courtesy of Johnna Goldman/Instagram Ace of Cakes star Duff Goldman is off the market after marrying girlfriend Johnna Colbry. Celebrity Weddings The Food Network star, 44, confirmed the happy news on Instagram on Monday, January 21, with a repost of a photo from their nuptials originally posted by Martha Stewart Weddings. The snap shows the reality star, dressed in a black Jos A. Banks tux and Converse sneakers, holding the hand of his gorgeous bride, ...
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Anteater in prize-winning wildlife photo is stuffed, say judges

Marcio Cabral still insists Natural History Museum award picture is result of years of patient workThe dramatic photograph of an anteater approaching a glowing termite mound in the dead of night was originally considered a worthy winner of a Wildlife Photographer of the Year award.The prize has now been withdrawn after judges noticed a problem: the anteater pictured is almost certainly a stuffed animal kept outside a visitor centre. Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Science, Animals, Americas, UK News, World news, Culture, Art and design, Awards and prizes, Museums, Brazil, Natural History Museum, Marcio Cabral

Facebook bans user for posting photo of 30,000-year-old statue of naked woman

As if Facebook’s photo rules and regulations didn’t seem stupid enough already. Now, according to Business Insider, they’re banning people for posting photographs of 30,000-year-old statues that have appeared in history books for decades. The Venus of Willendorf is an 11.1cm (4.4″) all figurine estimated to have been made sometime between 28,000 and 25,000 BCE. […] The post Facebook bans user for posting photo of 30,000-year-old statue of naked woman appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Facebook, Photography, News, Vienna, Natural History Museum, Banned, Venus of Willendorf

Personal Projects: Brian Doben

The Art of the Personal Project is a crucial element to let potential buyers see how you think creatively on your own.  I am drawn to personal projects that have an interesting vision or that show something I have never seen before.  In this new revised thread, I’ll include a link to each personal project with the artist statement so you can see more of the project. Please note: This thread is not affiliated with any company; I’m just featuring projects that I find.  Please DO NOT send me your w...
Tags: Photography, Los Angeles, Antarctica, Brian, Natural History Museum, Madagascar, Personal Project, Havana Cuba, Suzanne Sease, The Martin Agency, Kaplan Thaler Capital One Best, Brian Doben, Muffy Kroha

Ease Into 2017 Nice and Steady with this Roundup of Stunning Photography!

Take Some Time for Yourself and Have a Look Over this Collection of Goodies Heading into the first week of the new year 2017 we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all over the internet for links to tutorials, special features and great photography to share here with everyone. Image by Daniel Büscher These posts and pictures represent some of the best work published online in the field of photography today, and we really hope you enjoy checking out this list as much as the Toad did in brin...
Tags: Photography, London, Roundup, California, Oregon, Links, Prague, Canada, Slovenia, Natural History Museum, British Columbia, Cool Photography, Rockies, Toad, Photography Websites, Cool Photos

The Best 100+ Reuters Photographs Of The Year 2016

Dairy cows nuzzle a barn cat as they wait to be milked at a farm in Granby, Quebec July 26, 2016. (Photo by Christinne Muschi/Reuters) A sloth holds on to the post of a traffic barrier on a highway, in this handout photo provided by Ecuador’s Transit Commission, in Quevedo, Ecuador. Transit police officers, who were patrolling the new highway found the sloth after it had apparently tried to cross the street and returned the animal to its natural habitat after a veterinarian found it to be in...
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2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year: shortlist announced for People’s Choice Award

Nature and wildlife lovers from all corners of the globe can now vote in one of the most prestigious photo contest in the world – Wildlife Photographer of the Year. The Natural History Museum published a shortlist of 25 photos for 2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year. And it sure was a difficult task – […] The post 2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year: shortlist announced for People’s Choice Award appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Wildlife, Natural History Museum, Wildlife photographer of the year, Photo Contest

Mercury rising – the planets as you have never seen them before

When Nasa first sent lunar probes into space, the world got a glimpse of the moon and Earth in orbit. Recently enhanced, the images star in a new exhibition celebrating five decades of planetary photographyFor more than half a century, robot spaceships have swept through our solar system, returning data that has transformed our knowledge of our sister planets. We now know that Venus is an acid-drenched, scorching hell, Mars is desolate and virtually airless, while several of Jupiter’s moons may ...
Tags: Photography, Astronomy, Nasa, Earth, Mars, Natural History Museum, The moon, Saturn, Jupiter, Venus

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