Tagged: 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...

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...

Pantanal

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

Deer Cave

Tiny figures show the scale of Deer Cave, Mulu National Park, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia. (Richard Ashworth/Robert Harding) See...

Caimans

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

The Dolomites

Extending from the River Adige in the west to the Piave Valley in the east, The Dolomites are a stunning...

Sri Lanka in pictures

Sri Lanka is a gem that has emerged from the shadows of war and the tsunami. Its pristine beaches,...

Wales in pictures

With award winning beaches, crumbling Celtic castles and picture perfect towns, Wales is a beautiful destinations for nature and...

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,...

Sun bears

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

European wildcats

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

Bengal Tigers

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

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...

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...

Toucans

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

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...

Cloud formations

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

Cherry blossom parties

During spring, people gather all over Japan to have picnics and gatherings under the cherry blossom, a custom...

Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

The coastline stretching from Orcombe Point in Devon to Old Harry Rocks in Dorset is one of Britain’s...

Owls

There are around 200 species of owls, recognisable by their wide heads, large eyes with binocular vision and...

Patterns in nature

We put together some of our favourite stunning photos of naturally occurring patterns, ranging from sand dunes and land...

Green sea turtles

Photographer Michael Nolan captured these lovely shots of green sea turtles off the coast of both Maui in...

Spirals in nature

Spirals are patterns that occur naturally in plants and natural systems, including the weather. They were studied by...

Webfooted Gecko

A webfooted gecko photographed by Thorsten Milse in the Namib Desert, Namibia, Africa. The gecko’s skin is almost...

Namib Desert

This is the aerial view from a hot air balloon over the magnificent arid landscape of sand dunes,...

Late autumn tree

We love this photo of a late autumn tree after a snowy night by photographer Gianluca Basso, from our...

Elterwater, Cumbria

We love this beautiful photo of Elterwater in the UK’s Lake District, by Tim Gartside. age fotostock/Robert Harding...

Animal camouflage

We found this incredible video made by Science Friday a few weeks ago and it inspired us to...

Passion and Curiosity

A chat with Antonio Busiello Italian-born wildlife and travel photographer Antonio Busiello is one of the latest additions...