The Winners of the BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition for 2021

a school of barracuda

leafcutter ant carrying a leaf

a swarm of baby spiders and their mother

The California Academy of Sciences has announced the winners (and finalists) of their BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition for 2021. I’ve included a few favorites above: barracuda by Yung-Sen Wu, leafcutter ants by Petr Bambousek, and lynx spiders by Lung-Tsai Wang. See all of the winners and finalists here. (via in focus)

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This entry originally appeared at kottke.org/21/06/the-winners-of-the-bigpicture-natural-world-photography-competition-for-2021, and may be a summary or abridged version.