Category: Nature

Amazing tree frogs

There are over 800 species of tree frog and they come in an amazing range of colours. Their claw-shaped...

Magical chameleons

Chameleons: These amazing lizards are known for their ability to change colour, but they have many other interesting traits,...

Incredible lynxes by James Hager

American wildlife photography master James Hager photographed these beautiful lynxes in the United States. James has been capturing amazing images...

Sharks by Reinhard Dirscherl

Award winning photographer Reinhard Dirscherl considers the underwater world to be his second home. After extensive experience photographing beautiful sights...

Bald eagle perched with spread wings, Boulder County, Colorado, United States of America

Bald Eagles

Dedicated wildlife photographer James Hager photographed these amazing bald eagles in his native USA. James lives and travels in an RV (motorhome)...

Elephant seals

Elephant seals, so named because of the males’ large proboscis, resembling an elephant’s trunk, are extraordinary animals that...

Fox family, Colorado

This incredible series of images of a family of foxes in Pawnee National Grassland, Colorado, was shot by our...

Heart-shapes in nature

Excuse-us for being cheesy but as Valentine’s Day approaches we’ve put together a gallery of  heart-shaped things found in...

The black bears of Yellowstone

Wildlife photographer James Hager captured these great photos of black bear mothers and their curious cubs in Yellowstone National Park. James...

Hedgehogs

We love these photos of prickly hedgehogs by Ann and Steve Toon. The Toons can often be found...

Misty winter scenes

Here’s a selection of our favourite mysterious, misty winter scenes from our photo archive. Hochkar ski resort near...

Sea lions

These characterful sea mammals can be found from subarctic to tropical waters. Their long foreflippers, visible ears and...

Our footprints

By Tom Walmsley    The term ‘carbon footprint’ means the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere...

Broad-tailed hummingbird

This beautiful picture of a female broad-tailed hummingbird was taken in Arizona, USA, while it was feeding on...

Storm over Perth Beach

We love this image of a storm approaching over Perth beach, Western Australia by Lynn Gail. See more images...

Pantanal

Some of the incredible birds, animals and landscapes of the Pantanal, the world’s largest tropical wetland and area of...

Monkeys

We love this picture of monkeys sitting with their babies in Bali by Richard Maschmeyer. (Richard Maschmeyer/Robert Harding) See...

Caimans

Caimans are Central and South America’s answer to crocodiles. They range from small dwarf varieties to larger species...

Wildebeest migration

The great wildebeest migration is the largest and most spectacular movement of animals in the world. Over two...

Cheetah families

We love these photos of cheetah families by our roving wildlife photograper James Hager, who travelled to the...

Puma jumping

We love this image of a puma jumping in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, USA, by Konrad Wothe. (LOOK/Robert Harding) See more images...

Iceland aerial shots

Providing the frozen set of the land beyond the wall in Game of Thrones, Iceland is a place of other-worldy...

Orangutans

These endangered primates use sophisticated tools and have a great capacity for learning. Found only in Sumatra and Borneo,...

Jellyfish

Jellyfish are psychedelic looking creatures found in every ocean of the world. Most of them consist of an umbrella-shaped bell...

Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a stunning landscape of geological wonders. Red sandstone outcrops known as buttes, formed by gradual erosion,...

Sun bears

Sun bears are expressive looking creatures that can be found in the tropical forests of Southeast Asia. They are...

Natural sea arches

Sea arches are made by coastal erosion. Some form when waves become focussed on one piece of rock and others are...

Bottlenose dolphins

Bottlenose dolphins are the most common dolphins found in the world’s oceans and are known for their ability...

European wildcats

Heavier and with thicker fur than the domestic cat, the European wildcat lives in the grasslands and forests...

Spider monkeys

Spiders monkeys are an extremely intelligent but threatened species with very long limbs and tails. In the wild they can be...

Marine iguana

The marine iguana is a striking looking lizard found on the Galapagos Islands. It is the only lizard that can...

The disappearing islands

This year World Environment Day (5th June 2014) focusses on the world’s most vulnerable islands. As the climate warms and polar...

African lions

Amazing wildlife photography duo Ann and Steve Toon regularly travel to the African wilderness to photograph lions. We...

Adelie penguins

The Adelie penguin is a species of penguin that can only be found along the Antarctic coast. Wildlife photographer Michael...

Bengal Tigers

The national animal of both India and Bangladesh, these magnificent Bengal tigers were photographed here by Thorsten Milse in Madhya...

Lake District in pictures

The Lake District is England’s largest national park, home of the country’s deepest lake (Wastwater) and highest peak...

Sparring horses

We love this stunning photo of two wild horses sparring in the bleached landscape near Aus in Namibia, by...

Frigate bird

Frigate birds are distinctive looking seabirds with long wings and tails, who catch their food in flight, as well...

Zebras

Ace wildlife photographers Ann and Steve Toon took these stunning photographs of zebras in the National Parks of Namibia...

Elephants

The largest mammals on earth, elephants are very intelligent animals with long memories, who express grief, joy and anger....

Bluebells

It’s bluebell season and in the UK many woods and fields are carpeted with these bell-like violet flowers. A...

Pelicans

Pelicans are water birds that have long beaks with a pouch for catching their prey, principally fish. They often...

Amazing rivers

This Earth Day we have found some beautiful aerial shots of rivers around the world. A colorful river delta in...

North York Moors

Landscape photographer Lizzie Shepherd shot these wonderful images of England’s North York Moors from the same point along the Cleveland Way,...

Frogs

These slimy amphibians can be found from the tropics to the subarctic regions. While they may not be cuddly, they’re...

Derwent Water reflections

Neale Clarke took this gorgeous photo of Barrow Bay landing stage on Derwent Water, Lake District, Cumbria, England.  See...

Toucans

Toucans are colourful tropical birds native to Southern Mexico, Central and South America and the Caribbean. Although they look...

Salar de Uyuni

A pristine white salt flat stretching over ten thousand square kilometers (the largest in the world), the Salar de...

Dolphins

Christopher Swann took these insightful photos of dolphins in the waters around the Azores, Portugal. Here are some of...

Banff National Park

This gorgeous photo of Mount Rundle reflected in a lake at sunrise was taken by photographer Miles Ertman...

Icelandic horses

Photographer Ragnar Sigurdsson, who specialises in capturing the beauty of Iceland, Greenland and the Arctic, took these fantastic photos of pure...

Cloud formations

We searched through our picture archive for our favourite shots of strange and beautiful cloud formations captured by our...

Swimming tiger

This spectacular photo of a Bengal tiger swimming through bright green algae was taken by Sudip Roychoudhury in India....

Mad March hares

European brown hares are normally timid animals, but can be seen to transform in spring, when they chase...

Yuanyang rice terraces

The people of Yuanyang County in southern China have been harvesting rice from a spectacular landscape of rice terraces,...

Gannet colonies

Gannets are huge seabirds with a wingspan of up to two metres, that hunt their underwater prey by...