Eurasian wolves at Tbilisi zoo, Georgia. Sadly, a flood in June 2015 resulted in the deaths of many of the animals, including the wolves.
Canon 6D, 300mm f4L lens + 1.4x III extender; 1/500 @ f5.6, ISO 500
Shags drying out on the rocks near Staff Island, near the Isle of Mull, Scotland.
Canon 6D, 300mm f4L lens + 1.4x III extender; 1/1250 @ f10, ISO 400
The piercing stare of a ring-tailed lemur; another (post-flood) denizen of Tbilisi zoo.
Canon 6D, 300mm f4L lens + 1.4x III extender; 1/400 @ f7.1, ISO 640
Long-legged buzzard caught in flight on a misty day in Vashlovani Protected Areas, Georgia.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/200 @ f8, ISO 200
Ermine on a early morning breakfast run; a vole hangs limp from its' jaws; Caucasus Wildlife Refuge, Armenia.
Canon 6D, 300mm f4L lens + 1.4x III extender; 1/250 @ f5.6, ISO 500
A young blackbird keeps out the cold January air by fluffing-up its feathers; Yssingeaux, France
Canon 5D MkIV, 300mm f4L lens + 1.4x III extender; 1/400 @ f7, ISO 5000
A water buffalo photographed from above in Vietnam; the texture shown on the back of its neck and horns nicely emphasised by the muddy ground.
Canon EOS 300 (no exif data)
The submissive grin of a young orang utan hanging out in the Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre in Sabah, Malaysia.
Canon 10D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/125 @ f5.6, ISO 800
Resident of Zoo Negara in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; even while taking a drink, the tiger remains vigilant.
Canon 10D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/45 @ f5.6, ISO 400
An Agama sunning on the rocks of Davit Gareja, Georgia; its' colours a beautiful extension of the very rock it sits on.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/320 @ f8, ISO 100
A disagreement between pack-members at the Gevaudan Wolf Park, France, is quickly, though noisily, resolved.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/200 f7.1, ISO 200
This fiesty goat is attempting to out-aggrandise its opponent; Vashlovani, Georgia.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L lens; 1/500 @ f7.1, ISO 200