Francois Savigny / Close-up Indian elephant eye. Bandhavgarh Nationa Park, India
Nick Garbutt / Female Red-eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas) - Caribbean slope race (blue flanks) - obscured in rainforest foliage. Mid-altitude rainforest near Aranal, central Costa Rica.
David Pattyn / Common brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus) portrait, Anjajavy Private Reserve, north west Madagascar.
Alex Mustard / RF - High magnification photo of Secretary blenny (Acanthemblemaria maria) in boulder brain coral (Colpophyllia natans). East End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, British West Indies. Caribbean Sea. (Th...
Alex Mustard / Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) portrait, Swanage Pier, Swanage, Dorset, UK, English Channel, August
Markus Varesvuo / Snowy owl (Bubo scandiaca) female face close up, Canada February
Suzi Eszterhas / Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris) orphaned pup, three weeks old, Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, Alaska
Yashpal Rathore / Low angle view of Demoiselle crane (Anthropoides virgo) flying and feeding during winter migration. Khichan, Western Rajasthan, India. December.
Nick Hawkins / Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) portrait. camera trap image, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica.
Neil Aldridge / Plain's zebra (Equus quagga) close up of face, Kariega Game Reserve. South Africa.
Neil Aldridge / Mud-covered face of bull African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) with a cateract in one eye, on the banks of the Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana.
Alex Hyde / Lemur leaf frog (Agalychnis lemur) Central Caribbean foothills, Costa Rica. IUCN Red List critically endangered species.
Alex Hyde / Jumping spider (Salticidae) hunting among vegetation, San Jose, Costa Rica.
Colin Varndell / Grass snake (Natrix natrix) Dorset, UK May
Fiona Rogers / Mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) infant portrait, member of 'Humba' group. Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo, March.
Fiona Rogers / Mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) female portrait, member of 'Humba' group . Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo, March.
Anup Shah / Mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) infant portrait, member of 'Humba' group. Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo, March.
Andy Sands / Jumping spider (Evarcha arcuata) on edge of evening primrose flower, Surrey, England, UK, August