A pig-tailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina) profiled on the banks of the Kinabatangan river in Borneo; a wildlife photographers paradise, where all sorts of exotic species are easily seen from a boat. Unfortunately, this is because only a thin strip of forest remains on either bank, the rest swallowed by the vagaries of palm oil.
Canon 10D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 400mm; 1/125 @ f/5.6, ISO 400
A moment lost in the eyes of an African lion (Panthera leo), resident at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Canon 300D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 400mm; 1/400 @ f/5.6, ISO 400
A female sheepdog, chained outside an abandoned school bus, waits patiently for her human to return.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 400mm; 1/400 @ f/7.1, ISO 800
A pack of wolves, resident at the Gévaudan Wolf Park (Les Loups du Gévaudan) greet each other, reinforcing ties and establishing order.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 400mm; 1/125 @ f/9, ISO 200
A Caucasian sheepdog leads the flock to the winter pastures in Vashlovani, Georgia.
Canon 50D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 310mm; 1/250 @ f/16, ISO 200
A young goat, belonging to a Tushetian sheep breeder, demonstrates the effectiveness of a baby-face.
Canon 50D, 28mm f/2.8; 1/200 @ f/3.5, ISO 800
A juvenile griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) takes a break form soaring in the blue skies, France.
Canon 6D, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 400mm; 1/400 @ f/8, ISO 800
A least weasel (Mustela nivalis), still in ermine, hunts among the rocks and scrub surrounding the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge Centre field station; Khosrov, Armenia.
Canon 6D, 300mm f/4 lens (+ 1.4x III extender); 1/400 @ f/5.6, ISO 640
A red kite (Milvus milvus) manoeuvres through tight twists and turns as it flies over the French countryside.
Canon 7D MkIV, 300m f/4 (+1.4x III); 1/400 @ f/7.1, ISO 250