Nature Picture Library start 2015 with a round-up of their winners in the major European photography competitions of 2014.

Young Fennec fox (Vulpes zerda) cub, offered for sale to the photographer by the young man who trapped it in the desert. Kebili Region, Tunisia. May 2014. Winner of the World in our Hands category, Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY competition) 2014.
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To view a gallery of winning and commended images, click here. Nature Picture Library would like to congratulate all their photographers on their awards success in 2014 and hope for more good news in 2015.

Nature Picture Library Winners of 2014