See The Winners From This Year's Wildlife Photography Awards

Wildlife Photography

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The winners of this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition have been announced.

From death-defying orangutans and bratty sea lions through to hostile parakeets and frozen pangolins, this year’s crop features some of the best wildlife photography we’ve seen in a while.

Browse through the cool photos, animations and diagrams in Gizmodo’s Image Cache here.

The winners of this year’s contest were selected from nearly 50,000 entries from 95 countries. The competition’s panel of judges are comprised of industry-recognised professionals, who chose the winning photos based on their creativity, artistry and technical complexity. Here are the 10 winning images.

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By George Dvorsky – Gizmodo