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

 

Showdown

 

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