UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition

The British Ecological Society has announced the winners of its annual photography competition, Capturing Ecology. Taken by international ecologists and students, the winning images will be exhibited at the society’s joint annual meeting in Ghent in December.

UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Overall runner-up: Toucan, Mark Tatchell. (Photo by Mark Tatchell/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Dynamic ecosystems category winner: Zoe Davies. A brown bear catching sockeye salmon in Alaska. (Photo by Zoe Davies/University of Kent/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Dynamic ecosystems student winner: Leejiah Dorward. A savanna vine snake struggles with a speckle fronted weaver in Tanzania. (Photo by Leejiah Dorward/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Individuals and populations category winner: Nilanjan Chatterjee. A tiger with her cub. (Photo by Nilanjan Chatterjee/Wildlife Institute of India/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Individuals and populations student winner: Leejiah Dorward. A long-tailed sylph shakes off rain drops after a tropical shower in Colombia. (Photo by Leejiah Dorward/University of Oxford/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Ecology and society category: Leejiah Dorward. A nycterid bat triggers a camera trap. (Photo by Leejiah Dorward/University of Oxford/British Ecological Society)

 

UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Ecology and society student winner: Adam Rees. Female leatherback turtle gets into trouble. (Photo by Adam Rees/Plymouth University/British Ecological Society)

UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition

UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Up close and personal category winner: Roberto García Roa. Anolis lizard changing skin. (Photo by Roberto García Roa/University of Valencia/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
The art of ecology student winner: Sanne Govaert. A butterfly in a used transparent container. (Photo by Sanne Govaert/Ghent University/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Overall student winner: Leejiah Dorward. Flap-necked chameleon in Tanzania. (Photo by Leejiah Dorward/University of Oxford/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Ecology in action category winner: Dominic Cram. Meerkat morning weights. (Photo by Dominic Cram/University of Cambridge/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
The art of ecology category winner: Jesamine Bartlett. A crack in a Swedish lake stretches the entire width of the lake. (Photo by Photograph: Jesamine Bartlett/University of Birmingham and British Antarctic Survey/British Ecological Society)
UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition
Ecology in action student winner: Nick Harvey. A sedated white rhino in South Africa. (Photo by Nick Harvey/University of Manchester and Chester Zoo/British Ecological Society)

UK Capturing Ecology 2017 Photo Competition