Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Here are the most beautiful animal photos of the year


An unmissable event organized for 56 years by the Natural History Museum in London, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year rewards each year the best nature photographs selected by an international jury.
Open to everyone (professionals and amateurs, adults and young people from all over the world), this competition is a plea for the preservation of our natural heritage, while the news continues to remind us of the acceleration of the loss of biodiversity and the challenges of the climate emergency. Without further ado, here are the big winners of this year:
 
Winner all category: "The embrace" Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Sergey Gorshkov (Russia)
 
Behavior and mammals category winner: "At the signal, we run away!" Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Shanyuan Li (China)
 
Amphibian and reptile behavior category winner: "Life in balance." Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Jaime Culebras (Spain)
 
Young Photographer Award: "The fox who caught the goose" Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Liina Heikkinen (Finland)
 
Nature Portfolio Award: "The last bite." Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Ripan Biswas (India)
 
Le cadeau du faucon d'Éléonore.
Rising Star Award: Eleonore's falcon gift. "Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Alberto Fantoni (Italy)
 
Le conte des deux guêpes.
Winner category invertebrate behaviors: The tale of the two wasps. "Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Frank Deschandol (France)
 
Animal portrait category winner: "Meditation." Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Mogens Trolle (Denmark)
 
Winner underwater world category: "Golden dress." Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Songda Cai (China)
 
Photojournalism category winner: "Show Business" Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 - Kirsten Luce