“It was a surreal experience to be in the presence of these magnificent creatures,” writes Laura Keene of photographing this seemingly approachable pair of bears in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Keene says they stood and appeared to wave in greeting when a nearby pair of cubs captured their attention.
The fox was spotted sleeping on the first floor balcony in Notting Hill, London. It was spotted and photographed by author and editor Rachel Johnson, the sister of Mayor Boris, who lives nearby.
A black-capped kingfisher just after catching a mouse to feed its newly hatched chicks in Ganghwa-gun, Gyeonggi province, South Korea.