RSB Photography Competition shortlist
Ten shortlisted entries have been released for this year’s Royal Society of Biology Photography Competition, from both amateur and young photographers.
About the Royal Society of Biology
The Royal Society of Biology (RSB) is a learned society and professional body dedicated to promoting biology in academia, industry, education and research. It advises the government on policy and aims to increase public interest in life sciences.
About the competition
Every year the RSB runs an amateur biology themed photography competition. This year they invited photographers to capture nature with the theme 'capturing movement'.
There are two categories in the competition, the Photographer of the Year (18 and over), with a £1000 top prize, and the Young Photographer of the Year (under 18), with at £500 top prize.
The photographs are judged by a panel of experts, including natural history photographers.
Take a look at the shortlisted entries for 2019 below.
To view the images as a slideshow, click on the arrows in the top right-hand corner of the photos.