2008: 11-14 Years - Highly commended
Nilo Merino Recalde (Spain)
Tree in the mist
Olympus E-500 + 14-54mm f3.5-5.6 Zuiko lens at 35mm; 1/15 sec at f10; ISO 100; circular polarizer filter; tripod.
View other winners in this category
Young awards Deer magic Jean de FalandreView
Young awards Whooper delight Jesse HeikkinenView
Young awards Grizzly leap Caroline ChristmannView
Young awards White on blue Martin Gregus Jr.View
Young awards Eye to eye Franklin RamirezView
Young awards Snow bunting songster Johan GehrischView
Young awards What's up? Julian DasView
Search the online gallery
Enter a keyword to search for images from the 2008 competition
Wildlife Photographer of the Year is co-owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide.
All intellectual property rights in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition images are retained by the photographer. Any reproduction of the images without prior written consent will constitute an actionable infringement. For information regarding permission to use competition images please email us.