Uganda, Murchison Falls National Park. A Hippo basks in the Victoria Nile.
Tanzania; Serengeti National Park; Barafu Kopjes. A male lion walks across the short grass plains of the Serengeti; heading for shade.
Kenya, Maasai Mara National Game Reserve. A zebra stares across the plains on the lookout for danger.
Kenya, Maasai Mara National Game Reserve. Male lion moving through long red oat grass at the beginning of the dry season.
Red Kite (Milvus milvus) in flight, Middle Elbe Biosphere Reserve, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, Europe
Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) standing on an alpine meadow, looking sideways, Tyrolean Unterland, Tyrol, Austria, Europe
Canada, Nunavut Territory, Setting midnight sun lights Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) walking along rocky shoreline by Hudson Bay
Canada, Nunavut Territory, Repulse Bay, Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) swimming near melting iceberg near Harbor Islands
Canada, Nunavut Territory, Repulse Bay, Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) swimming near Harbor Islands
Canada, Manitoba, Churchill, Underwater view of young Beluga Whale calf swimming with mother and pod near mouth of Hudson Bay
An infant orangutan ( Pongo pygmaeus ) close-up as he lays in his mother's large hand, Borneo, Indonesia, Indonesia, Borneo
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. A four year old male lion watching other members of his pride at dawn.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Two adult male lions patrolling their territory.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Two male lions alert to the movements of female members of their pride. They are patrolling their territory and stopping from time to time to scent mark to signify own...
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Three adult male lions out patrolling their territory stopping to roll in the dung left by a buffalo.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. A coaltion of 3 territorial male cheetah brothers resting on a termite mound. They were patrolling their territory marking trees and bushes with their scent.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Young 18 month old male leopard alert to the presence of a large adult male leopard who was almost certainly his father.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Lioness watchful on a termite mound while resting with the pride.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Lioness drinking after feeding on prey.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Musiara Marsh, Narok County. A lioness listening intently to other lions roaring at dawn with the Siria Escarpment in the background.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Female cheetah and cubs crossing the Mara River in the dry season when the rive is at its lowest.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Musiara Marsh, Narok County. A pride of lions with large cubs of a year or more old lying up on a termite mound early in the morning.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Female cheetah and her 5 three month old cubs resting on a termite mound.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Two male lions in the heart of their territory on Paradise Plain, on the alert for rivals.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Two of a coalition of six male lions alert to intruders on Paradise Plain, the heart of their territory.
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. Mother cheetah with a three month old male cub, the only survivor of her litter.
Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Baby Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) hangs from vine while playing in rainforest
Africa, Namibia, Keetmanshoop, Adult Meerkat with pups (Suricate suricatta) resting outside burrow in Namib Desert
Norway, Svalbard, Nordaustlandet, Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) walking across melting fjord ice in Sabinebukta Bay
Adult female cheetah bathed in early evening light on the short-grass plains of the Ndutu region, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
USA, Alaska, Katmai National Park, Kukak Bay, Brown Bear (Ursus arctos) fishing for spawning salmon in small stream in late summer
Asia, China, Wolong, Giant Panda, Part of the UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserve Network
Tanzania, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Adult Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatas) begins running while chasing down Wildebeest calf on Ndutu Plains
Africa, Rwanda, Volcanoes National Park, Close-up portrait of Golden Monkey (Cercopithecus kandti) in rainforest in Virunga Mountains
Africa, Rwanda, Volcanoes National Park, Close-up portrait of adult male Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) in rainforest in Virunga Mountains
Kenya, Masai Mara, Narok County. A leopard watches for its prey grazing on the plains while seated on a branch of a lone tree. The dried blood on the branch shows that it is a favourite tree of this...
Uganda, Murchison Falls National Park. A pod of Hippos in the Victoria Nile.
Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) on a tree in autumn, Saxony, Germany, Europe
Bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), animal portrait, captive, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe