A seagull appears to pose for the camera Monterey Bay, California. RAVENOUS seagulls battle each other in the sky in these incredible close-up photographs. The bold birds are notoriously unafraid of humans and have been known to snatch food right out of people's hands. Brave photographer Kei Nomiyama used this fact to his advantage, capturing amazing shots of the birds closing-in on him to grab a meal. One of his amazing images shows a seagull swooping down to attack another, while in a…
A red deer grazes following the end of the rutting season in Glen Etive, Scotland. The rutting season sees the large red deer stags compete against each other for mating rights and can be heard roaring and bellowing in an attempt to attract the hinds. The rut draws to a close in early November when the males will spend the winter feeding to regain strength for the following year's season.
Hundreds of professional and amateur wildlife photographers submitted images to Focus on Nature, one of the monthly photography competitions run by The Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers.
Black-browed Albatross by Michael Shepard: Taken on Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands. With a wingspan of 11 feet and a documented lifespan of 50 years, they may leave land behind them for 5 -10 years. http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birds/albatross/ #Albatross #Falkland_Islands