Great white sharks have long sparked our collective imaginations. With their serrated teeth and fierce grin, this large predatory shark is a king of the ocean. And for many years, wildlife photographer Chris Fallows has made it his mission to honor their majesty through stunning images. Some of his favorite and most impressive images show great whites leaping out of the water in a behavior known as breaching.
Photographer Donal Boyd is known for his intimate portraits of wildlife.
When we last caught up with wildlife photographer Sascha Fonseca, he was photographing a Siberian tiger in the snow.
Now in its 13th year, the Audubon Photography Awards are a celebration of bird photography. Arranged by the National Audubon Society, an organization whose mission is to protect birds and their environment, the contest had 2,500 entries from across the United States and Canada. This year's grand prize went to Jack Zhi for his image of two raptors in flight. The photo, taken in California, shows a white-tailed kite hovering in mid-air.
Photographer Albert Dros captures the majestic beauty of wild white horses in his series titled The White Angels of Camargue.
Now in its seventh year, the Bird Photographer of the Year contest is a celebration of the avian world.
There are some pictures that a photographer might wait years to capture. This was the case for Portland-based enthusiast Rajiv Mongia as he patiently waited to snap an amazing shot of two eagles with their talons interlocked in mid-air. One of the birds is flying upright while the other winged creature is mirrored, turned upside down.
We may never know the entirety of the natural world's vast beauty.
The annual BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition has just released the winners and finalists for 2022.
Driven by the notion of an “authentic encounter,” photographer Brad Wilson has spent the better part of a decade snapping pictures of animals. Working with zoos and wildlife sanctuaries, he brings creatures into his studio and, setting them against a black background, captures a portrait worthy of any dignitary. Now, he's bringing together his best work in a new book titled The Other World: Animal Portraits.
Many people who grew up outside of urban centers have fond memories connected to fireflies.
South African wildlife photographer and conservationist Nick Kleer has encountered many majestic animals throughout his career.