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The Best Photographs of BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

The contest is aimed at drawing attention to the beauty and problems of wild nature.

The organizers of the international wild nature photography contest BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition announced the names of the winner: this year’s Grand Prize went to German photographer Britta Jaschinski. Her photograph captures elephant feet that were confiscated by the US authorities during an attempt at transporting them across the border.

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Photo: Britta Jaschinski. Grand Prize
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Finalist in the Aquatic Life category
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Finalist in the Art of Nature category
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Finalist in the Landscapes category
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Finalist in the Terrestrial Wildlife category
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Finalist in the Winged Life category
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Photo: Denise Ippolito. Winner in the Winged Life category
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Photo: Ray Collins. Winner in the Aerial Photography category
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Photo: Ami Vitale. Winner in the Human/Nature category
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Finalist in the Terrestrial Wildlife category
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Finalist in the Terrestrial Wildlife category
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Finalist in the Human/Nature category
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Finalist in the Human/Nature category
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Finalist in the Aerial Photography category
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Photo: Filippo Borghi. Winner in the Aquatic Life category
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Photo: Filippo Borghi. Winner in the Aquatic Life category

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