Jun 152012
 

We are delighted to present the winners of our first “Best Photo of the Week” Competition. First Prize goes to for her photo entitled “Mating Least Terns”, Second Prize to  for “Green-breasted Mango” and Third Prize to  for “Western Sandpiper” (see images below with links to the original articles).

The male least tern arrives with a fish for the female so that he will be accepted by her

Green-breasted Mango (Anthracothorax prevostii) flying and feeding at a flower in Costa Rica.

Western Sandpiper on the go – Nikon D200, handheld, f6.3, 1/1000, ISO 200, Nikkor 70-300mm VR with 1.4x TC at 300mm, natural light

The voting for all entries can be seen on the link –  Best Photo of the Week Competition.

Best Photo of the Week – Conditions of Entry

1) Entries will be selected from articles posted during the previous week
2) Entries will be limited to one original photo per author / contributor.
3) Any person can propose photos for entry by sending an e-mail to the webmaster.
4) In the absence of entry proposals the webmaster will make the selection.
5) Winning photos will be featured on our banner.

Share on social media:

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail
Facebook Comments

Leave a Reply

avatar
Margaret Adamson
Member

Fantastic shots.  Well done.

Rob Belterman
Guest

Great pictures! Congratulations. Cheers, Rob

Nic Slocum
Member

Lovely images…well deserved of their winning places in the competition.

Nina Stavlund
Member

Congratulations! Wonderful images.

wpDiscuz

Top-Viewed Posts Last 30 Days

  1. POLL: Should foxes be culled to protect domestic pets? [3674 Views]
  2. 10 amazing birds that have gone extinct [1209 Views]
  3. POLL: Should the trade in both raw and antique ivory be banned? [1204 Views]
  4. POLL: Should India’s export of tiger skin, parts and bones be stopped? [1093 Views]
  5. POLL: Is big game hunting important for African economies? [1062 Views]
  6. Gray Squirrels versus Red Squirrels – The Facts [973 Views]
  7. POLL: Should the use of exotic animal skins for fashion be banned? [966 Views]
  8. POLL: Should wildlife crime be enforced by tougher legislation? [786 Views]
  9. POLL: Should the Eurasian Lynx be rewilded? [776 Views]
  10. POLL: Should the grey squirrel be culled to protect red squirrels? [757 Views]

Top-Viewed Posts Last 12 Months

  1. White Killer Whale Adult Spotted for First Time in Wild [42031 Views]
  2. POLL: Should there be a worldwide ban on fur farms? [16755 Views]
  3. POLL: Should the annual Canadian seal hunt be banned? [13871 Views]
  4. POLL: Should fur farming be banned in the European Union? [13820 Views]
  5. POLL: Should Congress disband Wildlife “Killing” Services? [11114 Views]
  6. Gray Squirrels versus Red Squirrels – The Facts [11079 Views]
  7. POLL: Should driven grouse-shooting be banned? [8602 Views]
  8. POLL: Should grouse shooting on highland estates be banned? [8303 Views]
  9. POLL: Should black bears be killed for Royal Guards’ fur caps? [8039 Views]
  10. POLL: Should China’s dog meat festival be banned? [7392 Views]