In pictures: Animals in the frame
A selection of the winners and finalists in he ZSL Animal Photography Prize.
An image of a fan-throated lizard is the winning photo of the ZSL Animal Photography Prize 2016. The shot was captured in the Chalkewadi plateau in India by Pratik Pradhan. It was also chosen as winner in the Weird and Wonderful category.
Alicia Hayden triumphed in the junior category with a shot capturing the beauty of Arctic terns in flight at Isle of May in the Firth of Forth.
The winner in the adult Catch Me if You Can category was Alexander Holden for a picture of a kingfisher catching a fish, titled Flash of Azure.
Mike Reyfman was runner-up in the adult Weird and Wonderful category with this shot of king penguins huddled together.
A shot of a hippo at sunset by Jeremy Cusack was highly commended in the adult competition in the Catching the Sun category.
A young baboon in an urban setting was pictured by Oskan Ozmen, runner-up in the adult Urban City Life category.
CARLOS PEREZ NAVAL
Carlos Perez Naval was the winner of the junior Strategies for Drinking category with this unusual shot of monkeys.
A selection of images by winners and runners-up is on display in an exhibition at ZSL London Zoo. (Junior winner in the Emerging category by Gideon Knight,)