The Explosion! Winner of the 2012 National Geographic Photography Contest. "The subject’s name is Busaba, a well-cared-for Indochinese tigress, whose home is at Khao Kheow Open Zoo, Thailand." Photo by Ashley Vincent of Chonburi, Thailand.
National Geographic Photo Contest Winner - Eye To Eye. This photograph features a short eared owl in flight and it was captured by photographer John Crabb. John Crabb states that the owl was hunting over coastal marshes and almost flew straight at him!