It’s a Wild World Series: Stunning Photographs of Animals

by in Inspiration on 16th Jan 2014 · 0 Comment

Not so very many years ago, we had no idea what a Meerkat was unless we lived in certain areas of South Africa, even then, you had to go into the desert to see them. Nowadays, with the technological progress of both television and photography we are far more informed about animals in the wild.

Animals have coexisted with humans and have served as pets, appeared in advertisements and various other things. Zoos have also begun to home more and more exotic animals, and although you may not wholly agree with wild animals in captivity, zoos do a wonderful job of preventing some species from becoming extinct. Nature reserves and wildlife parks also go a long way to maintain the balance of nature regarding both fauna and flora.

In this article we have collected some outstanding photographs of wild animals. Some have been taken in their natural habitat and some of these animals are in zoos, but the photographs are stunning without exception.

Beautiful Wild Animal Photography

Moonrise
Moonrise

Lynx
Lynx

Rhino Learning to Fly
Rhino Learning to Fly

Forceful Galloping
Forceful Galloping

Nature Photographer of the Year
Nature Photographer of the Year

Big Mouth
Big Mouth

Red Brown Bear
Red Brown Bear

Springboks
Springboks

Family Fishing. Firewall Alaska Style
Family Fishing

Asleep
Asleep

With a Trophy
With a Trophy

Fallow Deer, England
Fallow Deer, England

Zebra Pair, Kenya
Zebra Pair, Kenya

Monkeys, Indonesia
Monkeys, Indonesia

Highland Cattle, Scotland
Highland Cattle, Scotland

Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear

Giraffe Mother and Calf
Giraffe Mother and Calf

Ocelot, San Diego Zoo
Ocelot

What's Up?
What's Up?

Fawn
Fawn

Until I Get There
Until I get there

Fennec Fox
Fennec Fox

Greetings from ZooAtlanta!
Greetings from ZooAtlanta!

Black Jag
Black Jag

Emperor
Emperor

Looking for...
Looking for...

The Wanderer
The Wanderer

Red Deer on the Look-Out
Red Deer on the Look Out

Lion
Lion

Red Panda, Singapore
Red Panda, Singapore

White Lion Haldir: Look into your soul
White Lion Haldir

Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee

Wolf
Wolf

Wild Horses
Wild Horses

Conclusion

Hopefully you have enjoyed viewing these photographs, and we should applaud the photographers who have probably taken many, many photos to get that one, perfect shot – not to mention the awkward and uncomfortable positions photographers can find themselves in for their art!

Have you come across any outstanding photographs of wild animals? There are certainly many out there! Why not share your link with us of an image you think shouldn't have been omitted from this list. And of course, we are always happy to hear your opinion of the featured images.

Carol is a blogger and Photoshop enthusiast. She enjoys surfing the net in search of outstanding art, design and photography, and enjoys nothing better than sharing her discoveries through article writing.