2006: Urban Wildlife
Images must capture the magic of the commonplace. Images must be surprising, stirring, revelatory compositions that focus on nature’s occupation of the manmade environment.
Winner Still life and bear Igor ShpilenokView
Runner-up The cowshed bats Klaus EchleView
Specially commended Fur seal playground Fanus WeldhagenView
Highly commended Ermine at home Peter LiljaView
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