Winners and shortlisted entries for the Society of Biology's annual amateur photography competition. The 2014 theme was Home, Habitat and Shelter.

The Society would like to congratulate the winners who were celebrated at the Biology Week Annual Award Ceremony on Tuesday 14th October.

Photographer of the Year 2014

Billy-Clapham-The-Suburban-Mum

Thomas-Endlein-Parental-Care-In-Parasitoid-Wasps

 

Lukas-Gawenda-Bisons-on-Grand-Prismatic-Spring-USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Young Photographer of the Year 2014

Nagarjun-Ram-Courage-Doesnt-Always-ROAR

Ysabel-Victoriano-Man-made-Forest

 

Boris-Barath-Meal-Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special mentions

Kelsey-Green-Striving-Succulent

Dimple-Pancholi-Life-And-The-Environment

 

Krasimir-Matarov-Spider-From-Another-World

Matteo-Riccardo-Di-Nicola-A-Lively-Belly-In-The-Freshwater

 

 Wolfgang-Weinhardt-Spectral-Tarsier

Robert-Cabagnot-A-Shelter-Designed-By-NatureSupport

The Society wishes to thank Eppendorf for their support of this competition.

EP S rgb

Special thanks to judges
Catherine Draycott, Wellcome Images (Chair)
Linda Pitkin, Underwater photographer
Tim Harris, Nature Picture Library and Bluegreen Pictures
Alex Hyde, natural history photographer and lecturer at the University of Nottingham

In the press

The 2014 winners were featured in print in The Times on 15th October (page 15). The shortlist was featured online in The Guardian, The Independent, New Scientist, Daily Mail and many more.