30 Examples of Inspirational Wildlife Photography

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When it comes to photography, the best shots are always available amidst nature. And by ‘nature’, we do not mean the pine trees in our backyards. ‘Nature’ here refers to, yes, you guessed it right, wildlife.

Wildlife photography, apart from being one of the most popular and challenging genres of photography, is also full of stunning moments that make for a great photo shooting experience.

The most important thing to remember is that wildlife photography can be a very rewarding hobby but it’s also one that requires a serious time commitment. Not only do you have to work on mastering your camera and improving your photographing skills, but you also have to become familiar with the animals you plan on photographing.

If you’re serious about taking up wildlife photography as a hobby, make sure you choose an SLR camera with a manual mode. This will give you full control over your images. Another tip is to make sure to stock up on interchangeable lenses so you can easily take photos of the smallest and the largest animals around from both close-up and far away.

Don’t forget to protect yourself and your camera from the elements and invest in protective gear. The type of protective gear you need to buy will depend on where you plan on shooting your photos but a waterproof camera bag or a backpack is a must no matter what.

In this gallery, I have put together 30 examples of wildlife photography for your inspiration. Hope you like them and that they encourage you to go out of your house and capture some wildlife moments yourself!

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Silly Walk
widlife photography nature Silly Walk

A Red Wolf
widlife photography nature A Red Wolf

Face Control Alaska Style
widlife photography nature Face Control Alaska Style

Golden Lion Tamarins Ride
widlife photography nature Golden Lion Tamarins Ride

Green Vine Snake
widlife photography nature Green Vine Snake

Lazy Whoppers
widlife photography nature Lazy Whoppers

Looking for Food
widlife photography nature Looking for Food

Gently Does It
widlife photography nature Gently Does It

Hanging Out
widlife photography nature Hanging Out

Looking Goofy
widlife photography nature Looking Goofy

Attack
widlife photography nature Attack

Bornean Orangutan
widlife photography nature Bornean Orangutan

Oops
widlife photography nature Oops

Sarus Crane
widlife photography nature Sarus Crane

Bad Dude
widlife photography nature Bad Dude

Blowing in the Wind
widlife photography nature Blowing in the Wind

The Sleeping Beauty
widlife photography nature The Sleeping Beauty

Rajan
widlife photography nature Rajan

Mountain Lion
widlife photography nature Mountain Lion

Silverback Charge
widlife photography nature Silverback Charge

Stick and Fly
widlife photography nature Stick and Fly

Tongue
widlife photography nature Tongue

Amur Cub Lunchtime
widlife photography nature Amur Cub Lunchtime