2005: Animals in their Environment
Images must convey a feeling of the relationship between an animal and the place where it lives, and have a great sense of atmosphere.
Winner Whooper swans at dawn Martin EisenhawerView
Runner-up Swifts ascending Sérgio Brant RochaView
Highly Commended Print Orang-utan in the rain Thomas EndleinView
Highly Commended Print Bush cricket pose Frederic ReglainView
Highly Commended Print Cave bear Hans WolkersView
Highly Commended Print Dolphin seascape Todd PusserView
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