In Focus: The Best Wildlife Photography of the Year
The Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase for the very best nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to “Creative Visions” and “Nature in Black & White.” This year’s competition drew more than 48,000 entries from 98 countries.
See more. [Images: Richard Peters, Anna Henly, Hannes Lochner, Klaus Tamm/Veolia Environnement]