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2008 Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The 2008 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition is an annual event hosted by the Natural History Museum in London and BBC Wildlife Magazine. The winners this year has just been announced, and they include some absolutely striking pictures. The overall winner was Steve Winter for his picture of a leopard in a snowstorm:

Other awards in separate categories were also announced, and some of my favorite images are:

Animal behaviour: birds – winner

Creative visions of nature – winner

Animal behaviour: mammals – highly commended

Animals in their Environment: Winner

For a full gallery, go to the competitions web site.

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