Few photographers have ever considered the photography of wild animals, as distinctly opposed to the genre of Wildlife photography, as an art form. The emphasis has generally been on capturing the drama of wild animals in action, on capturing that dramatic single moment, as opposed to simplify animals int he state of being. Any glimpse into the life of an animal quickens our own and makes it so much the larger and better in every way.
On October 1st, The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 came to an end. The authors have stated on their websites that “way more importantly, this competition is about conservation.“ The work as a unit with Born Free Foundation, animal welfare and conservation charity that takes proper steps to save lives and protect species around the world.
Here are some of the best entries for this year:
1. He has a beautiful tail!
2. What a cool lizard!
3. I love the expression! Priceless!
4. This is just so adorable!
5. Best face-palm ever!
6. That awkward moment when someone catches you eating their food.
7. No more photos please!
8. Maybe the bull has no idea about this!
9. His brother follows him everywhere!
10. This looks so scary!
11. Love is in the air!
12. I didn’t know turtles had such expressive faces!
13. Something just brightened up his day.
14. The dancing ants.
15. They witty wink!