The Comedy Wildlife Images Awards has introduced the finalists for its 2021 competitors, showcasing hilarious pictures of a ‘laughing’ vine snake, a ‘waving’ dragonfly and a monkey that appears like he regrets not carrying groin safety.
‘The Comedy Wildlife Images Awards was co-founded in 2015 by skilled photographers Paul Johnson-Hicks MBE and Tom Sullam, who wished to create a contest that centered on the lighter aspect of wildlife images and assist promote wildlife conservation by way of humour,’ reads the competitors’s press launch. ‘This yr, the competitors is supporting Save Wild Orangutans by donating 10% of its complete internet income to the charity.’
In complete, 42 pictures had been chosen as finalists, together with further entries within the Portfolio and Video classes. These finalists had been narrowed down from greater than 7,000 pictures submitted from across the globe. Within the following gallery, we’re presenting 11 of the highest 42 finalists.
The class and general winners might be introduced on October 22, 2021. You’ll find all 42 finalist pictures by visiting the Comedy Wildlife Picture Awards web site.