Wildlife Photographer of the Year

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The winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 56 competition have been announced.

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An invited guest shares their insight on an image from Wildlife Photographer of the Year.

The Moon and the crow taken by Gideon Knight.

'If an image could be a poem, it would be like this. The highly intelligent and very useful carrion crow is a creature rarely loved. Here it is transformed into an image of beauty, within a perfect composition.

The image epitomises what the judges were looking for – a fresh observation on our natural world, delivered with artistic flair.'

Lewis Blackwell, Chair of the Jury 2016
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