Best Wildlife Photos of 2013

The Natural History Museum has chosen its Wildlife Photography of The Year Winners, and like every year, the images are both magical and amazing. The images may make the viewer want to leave their job immediately and go for a walk in the forest just to avoid missing any more sights like these.

Wolf moment


Harvest gold


Battle colours


Travelling companions


Curiosity and the cat


Eye of a toad


Essence of elephants


Catch of the day




Badger dream scene


Mother’s little headful


Twin hope


The water bear


The shy crocodile


The seagrass sweeper


The great gape


The encirclement


Storm panic


Sockeye catch


Snow moment


Sharing a shower


Lucky pounce


Life in the balance


Life after rust


Feast of the East


Dive buddy


Bad Boys


Confusing beauty