WILD

LIFE

ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR

Q1 2022

WINNER

YUNG-SEN WU - "SALMON"

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Every autumn, salmon return to their birthplace of the inland river through the estuary, and look for the temperature of the river, and the environment. After entering the inland river, they will start a long journey back to the river.

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2nd PLACE

JUDITH KUHN- "SHOW TIME"

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The imposing pose is found in grebes in both courtship rituals and territorial defense. The great crested grebe wants to say to the opponent "I am the biggest and strongest here - so get out of here!". The great crested grebe wants to say to its potential partner "I am the biggest and strongest here - so take me!"

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3rd PLACE

DANIELE COMIN - "I NEED A DENTIST"

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I was snorkelling in San Cristobal, Galapagos. Like always, some young Sea Lins started to play with us. One medium size one started swimming towards me, which is something they really like. But it's very hard to get them in focus and not blurred with only 1/250 sync with the strobe light.

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HIGHLY COMMENDED GALLERY