The prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, now in its 58th
year, has unveiled a preview of highly praised shots that have advanced to
the final round of the London Natural History Museum's exhibition of the
This first cut, which highlights wildlife photography and photojournalism as
an art form, challenges us to think about both our place in the natural world
and our responsibility to protect it. Some of the captivating entries included
in this first cut include an underwater wonderland, a disappearing giraffe, a
curious polar bear looking out the window, and a tree-frog pool party.