An area of ocean twice the size of India hosts an astonishing array of marine animals and is vital to life in the Indo-Pacific. Wildlife filmmaker Ellen Husain has dived the reefs of the Coral Triangle. 

The Rann of Kutch has one of the largest salt deserts in the world. Dhritiman Mukherjee spent 170 days photographing its unique flora and fauna.

Dancing octopus

See the results from the Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017 competition.

Winner Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016.

A selection of our favourite winning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 competition. 

A gallery showcasing the incredible winning images of the British Wildlife Photography Awards 2016. 

Birds finalist: Termite tossing (hornbill) by Willem Kruger, South Africa.

Marvel at some of the award-winning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 competition. 

A puffin looking out to sea.

David Tipling has travelled to beautiful and remote locations to photograph birds on the coast. 

A red kite flies over the village of Lydham, Shropshire.

Andrew Fusek Peters photographs British species throughout the seasons. 

Albert is trying to build a nest on a boat in April 2016.

Gannets are meant to nest in colonies on islands and coasts, but nobody told the pair that chose a fishing boat near
a popular Italian resort. Photographs by Angelo Gandolfi. 

A common tern comes into land after feeding its young.

Few cities offer the chance to swim with grebes and walk among falcons. Matthew Maran photographs London’s wildest gem. 

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