Animal Photography

Breathtaking Portraits of Wild Animals by Donal James Boyd

Donal James Boyd is a multi-talented Boston-born adventure and wildlife photographer and filmmaker who currently based in the Southern Highland mountains of Iceland. In early 2016 Donal quit his job as a Chemical Engineer in Boston, MA, USA and moved to Iceland to pursue his passion for photography full-time. Previously, he was practicing photography professionally on the side, but wasn’t ready to go full-time until he visited Iceland for the first time back in June of 2015. During this first trip, Donal was completely awestruck by the intensity of the landscape and forever changing climate. He felt such a strong ... Read more

Wildlife Finland: Dreamlike Animal Portraits by Joachim Munter

Joachim Munter is a multi-talented photographer, retoucher, adventurer and forest explorer currently based in Helsinki, Finland. Joachim captures spectacular scenic landscapes of his native Finland with the wild animals that call it home. More info: instagram

Julian Rad Captures Fabulous Photos of the European Red Squirrel

Julian Rad is a gifted 26-year-old wildlife photographer and filmmaker from Austria. Julian cuptures amazing nature, wildlife and animal photography, he focuses on squirrels, hamsters, red fox and birds. More info: instagram / facebook / website

Dreamlike Animals Portrait Photography by Remo Jacobs

Remo Jacobs a.k.a. @livingitrural is a talented 20-year-old self-taught photographer, retoucher and student who was born and raised in Netherlands and currently lives and works in Aachen, NRW, Germany. Remo focuses on unmistakable animal portraits, he shoots also a lot of nature, wildlife and landscape photography. More info: instagram

Amazing Bird Photography by Johnson Chua

Johnson Chua is a talented bird photographer currently based in Singapore. He uses Canon EOS 1DX Mark II and Canon 5DSR cameras with Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM, Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM, Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM, Canon E 400mm f/2.8L II USM and Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens. More info: instagram

Stunning Winners of The 2017 Bird Photographer of the Year Contest

The annual Bird Photographer of the Year competition celebrates the artistry of bird photography and promotes conservation. Organized by Nature Photographers Ltd and the British Trust for Ornithology, the international competition recently announced its winners across seven categories. Enjoy the winning and shortlisted images from the third Bird Photographer of the Year competition. BPOTY accepts entries in eight categories: Best Portrait, Birds in the Environment, Attention to Detail, Bird Behavior, Birds in Flight, Birds in the Garden, Creative Imagery and Young Bird Photographer of the Year. The contest also awards special prizes to the Best Portfolio category winners and to ... Read more

Birds of Prey: Fine Art Photography by Zack Seckler

Zack Seckler (previously featured) is a superb talented aerial photographer who was born in Boston, and studied psychology at Syracuse University. Then, traveling solo with a point-and-shoot camera in northern India, his mind opened to the visual world. Hid series titled “Birds of Prey” features striking portraits of predatory birds. More info: instagram / facebook / website

Animal Rights Photography: Sammantha Fisher Captures Amazing Animal Portraits

Sammantha Fisher is a superb talented self-taught photographer, traveler and lifelong animal lover currently based in Andover, New Jersey, USA. Sammantha uses photography to defend animal rights, she shoots the beauty of rescued farm animals. “I have always loved animals and I feel like this is my life mission – to use my photography to help as many of them as I can,” she explained. Fisher uses Canon EOS 6D and Canon EOS Rebel T3 cameras. From a young age I knew I was different from other children with how I cared for animals. I was always trying to help ... Read more

Under-Dogs: Dogs Pictured from Underneath by Andrius Burba

Andrius Burba is a talented Lithuanian photographer already known for his photo series called Under-Cats and Under Horse. Andrius was inspired to create this set of enchanting photographs by a random photo from the internet. The main idea he wanted to express through the photos, was that dogs feel embarrassed about this part of a body which people don’t get to see daily. For the Under-dogs project I have designed a specially manufactured glass table in order to photograph bigger dogs. After capturing Under-dogs, I decided to go full-time on the following projects of Underlook. In our future plans – ... Read more

Expressive And Whimsical Portraits of Dogs by Kaylee Greer

Kaylee Greer is a talented 30-year-old pet photographer currently based in Boston, Massachusetts. Kaylee, who’s made her greatest dream come true, spends up to 80 hours a week traveling constantly for private and commercial shoots across the U.S. Equipped with a Canon 1-DX and a Canon 5D MkIII, she “is fueled by the joy, whimsy and unrelenting happiness that is so uniquely canine.” I am a fan of anything fuzzy that walks on four legs, but of those things – dogs are my absolute favorite. It is my personal belief that there is more happiness glittering in the iris of ... Read more

Under Horse: Andrius Burba Captures The Unseen Underside of Horses

After his brilliant series “Under Cats“, Lithuanian photographer Andrius Burba decided to capture stunning minimalist shots of horses from below, in this intriguing series called “Under Horse”. The results are amazing! I looked for different examples of what was done on the internet and after no similar results I decided that I have to do it and be the first person to shoot a standing horse from underneath. As I started to organise the photoshoot of a horse, I knew that all I needed is to get 600 kg horse on a glass, dig 3 meters into the ground, put ... Read more

Gabriel Khiterer Captures Majestic Portraits of Stray Cats

Gabriel Khiterer is a talented 19-year-old self-taught photographer from Vilnius, Lithuania who pays tribute to the stray cats live near his house. “Two months ago I looked at these photos and realized that stray cats look really interesting, not like regular, cute cats that we usually see,” he explaines. I started the search of stray cats and after two months of walking the streets of Vilnius I can finally publish these photos, hope you will like them! More info: facebook Sourse: boredpanda

Dreamlike Animals Photography by Nasser Osman

Nasser Osman is a talented self-taught photographer, digital artist and architect currently based in Cairo, Egypt. Nasser shoots incredible nature, animals and landscape photography. He uses Pentax K 3 and Pentax K 5 II S cameras. More info: 500px / website

Fat Cats: Peter Thorne Captures Adorable Photos of Toronto’s Chubby Cats

Peter Thorne is a talented pet photographer who has lived and shot in Halifax, Vancouver, Havana, and currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Peter received his Bachelor of Fine Arts with major in Photography from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. His most recent project, entitled Fat Cats: Large and in Charge is a collection of cats of the chubbier variety. “I’ve always thought chubby cats were the cutest cats,” he says. Thorne aims to deliver a strong message through his photo project that all body types can be beautiful and all body shapes can be healthy. ... Read more

Shop Cats of New York by Andrew Marttila

Andrew Marttila is a talented 30-year-old self-taught cat photographer and unrelenting animal enthusiast who currently lives and works in Philadelphia. Andrew, a self-proclaimed “crazy cat man”, started taking photos a few years ago, primarily as a hobby as his love for cats came into its own. He now owns a Bengal cat and lives with two dogs and another Bengal cat. Humans of New York meets The French Cat in this carefully cultivated, gorgeous full-color collection featuring New York’s iconic felines and the stories behind them. Shop Cats of New York introduces forty of New York’s favorite felines—all who have ... Read more

Olga Barantseva Captures Dreamlike Scenes With a 700-Kilogram Brown Bear

Olga Barantseva is a talented fairytale photographer based in Moscow, Russia, who captures her models with wild animals like: raccoons, white peacock, crocodile, fox, snake, horse, owl and more. The brown bear in this photoshoot is named Stepan and he’s certainly no lightweight. The 2.2 meter animal was actually saved by his trainer about 19 years ago as a cub and he is no strangers to humans. In my photos I want to depict harmony and peaceful coexistence humans with the world. Охх какой же #лес #красивый #сегодня ,а модели мои вообще лучше всех!♡ #снимаем#бэкстейдж#медведьстепан#закадром #фотосессия #зима #фотографвмоскве #круто#ялюблюсвоюработу#мишка#работатакаяработа #видео ... Read more

Adorable Cats And Kittens Flying Through The Air by Seth Casteel

After publishing a handful of books that featured portraits of underwater babies, puppies and canines underwater, photographer Seth Casteel is back with “Pounce,” a project features adorable felines flying through the atmosphere. The 35-year-old pet photographer, who lives in Venicem California, spent nearly a year documenting more than 1,000 adoptable cats in action. Seth’s latest book contains 70 previously unpublished photos of kittens, all whom came from animal shelters and rescue groups in the U.S. and Canada. An essential gift for cat lovers, this beautiful, funny book, with more than 80 previously unpublished photographs, reveals adorable cats and kittens as ... Read more

Annie Jacob Captures Unconventional Friendship Between A Shar Pei And His Cat

Annie Jacob is a talented photographer from Tasmania, Australia, who documents the adorable friendship between her pets, Paddington the Shar Pei and Butler the cat. Paddington the dog and Butler the cat are an inseparable pair, they are often dressed up in costume, sitting beside each other and play with each other in a very cute way. Annie got Paddington when he was a puppy and “a little bag of wrinkles with a black button nose”, which grew into the Instagram-famous snout. From cuddling on the couch to posing near the window, each of the photographs shows a very unique ... Read more

Stunning Animal Portraits by Sergey Polyushko

Sergey Polyushko is an professional photographer currently based in Kiev, Ukraine. Sergey shoots a lot of nature, landscape, architecture and animal photography. More info: instagram / facebook / website

Mark Taylor Captures Hilarious Photos Of Pets Sharing The Same Colors

Mark Taylor is a talented 51-year-old animal photographer, who runs Warren Photographic and lives in Guildford, UK. His work is in demand all over the world and has carried on the legacy of his late mother Jane Burton who pioneered the style. Mark produces holarious pictures of animals playing with others or just amusing themselves. He likes to pair pets and animals like kittens, puppies and rabbits and then captures their interactions. The result is adorably cute animal pairings – seem related in their adorable image gallery. More info: instagram / facebook / website Sourse: Bored Panda