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(Paul Nicklen / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012)

The Best Wildlife Photographs of the Year

Over 48,000 photos were entered in the Veolia Environnement contest; these 10 were among the most stunning

Bubble-jetting emperors

emperor penguins
(Paul Nicklen / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012)
Paul Nicklen (Canada)
Winner
Category: Underwater Worlds

Visit the Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition website to see all of the winning photographs.

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