"I nearly caught a fish THIS BIG!" Juvenile gentoo penguin, Falkland Islands.
Bumblebee, Fairbanks, Alaska.
Grizzly, Haines, Alaska.
Random formation in ice floe resembling a great dane in Alaska.
Bengal tiger, Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India.
It was only a yawn, not a roar! Leopard near Nairobi, Kenya.
A crested crane near Nairobi, Kenya.
Oh, boy, oh, boy, oh, boy! It's feeding time! Sheldrick Shelter for Orphaned Elephants near Nairobi, Kenya.
Jaguar on the banks of the Tambopata River, Amazon Basin, Peru.
At the Tambopata Research Center in Peru, a scarlet macaw which was hand-raised there 20 years ago. They live in the wild, but pay return visits nearly every day.
Lake Chamo, Rift Valley, Ethiopia.
Swallowtail butterfly, Punakha Valley, Bhutan.
Baby barbary ape, Rock of Gibraltar.
Hummingbird hawk moth near hermit cave dwellings above Montserrat, Spain. At a shutter speed of 2000, the wings are still a blur!
Scottish highland cow making faces near Inverness.
A juvenile Tasmanian devil which has been habituated to humans from the time it was born. She's not biting the keeper's thumb, rather she's using it as a pacifier.
Blotto after gorging on eucalyptus leaves.
Cockatoos having a squabble, Barossa Valley, South Australia.
Domesticated water buffalo along the Chindwin River, northwestern Myanmar.
Indian roller, Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India.
One-horned rhino, Kaziranga National Park, Assam, India. Only some 3600 Asian one-horned rhinos still exist, about 2/3 of which are in Kaziranga.
Common lascar butterfly on a tea estate in Assam, India.
Golden pheasant at the zoo in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.