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Best of 2012: Animals

Published by Diana Tula · January 11th 2013

Start your weekend early with twenty Best of 2012 photos in Animal category. To view previously announced categories scroll down the blog and stay tuned for new photos announced daily — there are nine more categories to go. Do you have a favorite animal photo? Share it with us in the comments below.


Humpback Whale Watching by Tony Beck

Sharp and Soft by Steven Ward

Thai Massage by Romain Matteï Photography

Do not disturb by Rafa Irusta

Untitled by Arkom Pimsarn

Time to reflect by Daniel Parent

Observed by Cesar March

Pijama party by Giulio Zanni

Photo Workshop...polar style by David C. Shultz

Garden Hedgehog by Edwin Kats

My joy and recreation by Elke Vogelsang

Japanese Macaque by Tobias Hayashi

Humpbacks in Sunlit Water by Jody MacDonald

Boreal Owl by Peter Krejzl

Curiosity Reloaded by MARIAN Gabriel

Eye to eye by Marc MOL

Drama & Intimacy by Marina Cano

Kingpin by Mike Reyfman

fox in the wild by Ivan Kislov

Close Encounters by Simon Roy

     

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Maeve Purpura  8 months ago
Love these!
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Olivier SIMON  over 1 year ago
A lot of true gems in this selection ! Thanks to all photographers for sharing and the team of 500px for making this community a real source of inspiration.
Keep going !
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Steven Ward  over 1 year ago
Thank you for choosing my Barn owl amongst some truly inspirational work
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Chris Toombes  over 1 year ago
Super images and something to work towards for next years selection
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Lilly C.  over 1 year ago
Glad to see that each photo is like a message of freedom!, great capture of animals in their natural places, living still a beautiful life. Wonderful moments!!! Love the pijama party. :)
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John Formstone  over 1 year ago
Stunning images ! great inspiration.
AlejandraNava
Alejandra Nava  over 1 year ago
Todas son excelentes, pero la de los pingüinos es FANTASTICA!!!
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Felix Weizman  over 1 year ago
Fantastic!
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Nikki Commatose  over 1 year ago
What a great collection!
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Ken Van Pelt (inactive)  over 1 year ago
Amazing work by each of them. Great choices for top pics!!
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Dave Flynn  over 1 year ago
Every one, a Superb photo!!
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Deo Villasante Omaetxebarria  over 1 year ago
Felicidades para todos.
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Siddhansh Agarwal  over 1 year ago
Incredible !!
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Antonio Lozano  over 1 year ago
Enhorabuena!!!
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Fernando Sánchez  over 1 year ago
Felicidades Rafa Irusta y a todos.
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Rafa Irusta  over 1 year ago
Muchas gracias Fernando ;)
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Lujó Semeyes  over 1 year ago
enhorabuena Cesar march
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Cesar March  over 1 year ago
Gracias Luis!!!
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Cesar March  over 1 year ago
Wow! thanks for include my picture "Observed" in this great selection!!!
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Mario Moreno  over 1 year ago
Congratulations !!! to all for the great images shared
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Moritz Kaufmann  over 1 year ago
Great collection!
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Cesar Sebouhian  over 1 year ago
Excellent
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Mauro Rossi  over 1 year ago
wonderful selection!!!!
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Djura Stankovic  over 1 year ago
great selection
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Ola Santa  over 1 year ago
"Fox in th wild" and "Drama & Initmacy" are my favourites. Amazing!
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Lina, Bulgaria  over 1 year ago
Amazing selection - thank U:))

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