Comedy Wildlife Photography Competition Winner Announced

Sarah Skinner via Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards / Facebook

Believe it or not, there is a thing called The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards.

The competition was created for two reasons: a need for a light-hearted photography competition about wildlife doing funny things, and conservation. The competition has now reached its 4th year and the submissions keep getting better.

For this year’s competition, there were 40 finalists with the Overall Winner and Category Winners were announced on November 13th.

Categories included: The Alex Walker’s Serian Creatures of the Land Category, The Spectrum Creatures in the Air Category, The ThinkTank Photo Junior Category, The Amazing Internet Portfolio Category, The Olympus Underwater Category, and The Video Clip Category.

Check out some of the best finalists for this year, and previous finalists, below!

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We hope you're all having a good summer! ? Our fantastic judges for the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, @pj_hicks, @kmhumble, @sullamphoto, Hugh Dennis, @willbl, @BornFreeFDN co-founder Will Travers OBE, @telegraph’s online travel editor @oliver_smith_83, @thinktankphoto's @gtvone, @amazinginternet's Andrew Skirrow, @affinitybyserif's Ashley Hewson, @theeconomist's Celina Dunlop and @bornfreefoundation ambassador @bellalack have all been busy musing over your hilarious 2019 entries! #CWPA2019 (? by Mario Fiorucci) #summer #entries #comedywildlife #funnyanimals #funnywildlife #wildlife #comedy #fun #funny #wildlifephotography #wildlifephotographer #photo #photograpgy #photocompetition #comedywildlifephotographyawards #CWPA #CWPA19 #win #judges

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The winner was announced on Wednesday (Nov 13), and it was a photo submitted by Sarah Skinner, titled “Grab life by the …!”

We're proud to announce that the OVERALL WINNER of the 2019 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards is… Sarah Skinner (from…

Posted by Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards on Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The People’s Choice Award is a photo submitted by Harry Walker titled “Oh My.”

The Affinity People’s Choice Award, voted for by you, goes to Harry Walker! His charming shot of a slightly bemused sea otter in Alaska is titled 'Oh My'… ?

Posted by Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards on Wednesday, November 13, 2019

To see the full list of 2019 winners, click here. Check out ABC’s coverage of the 2017 award winners below.