Portrait of Joel Sartore by Ellen Sartore.
A portrait of Joel Sartore.
A very ill, critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital.
A bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) named Bensar at the George M. Sutton Avian Research Center.
Buckwheat, a golden Polish chicken at the Soukup Farm.
A young female snowy owl (Bubo scandiacus).
A cobalt blue tarantula (Haplopelma lividum) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo.
A male (front) and female brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater) at the San Antonio Zoo.
A snow goose (Chen caerulescens) in blue phase.
A Columbia spotted frog (Rana luteiventris) from the Toiyabe subpopulation near Austin, Nevada.
A Northern leopard frog (Lithobates pipiens) at Cross Lake, Minnesota.
An endangered Malayan tiger (Panthera tigris jacksoni) at the Omaha Zoo.
A bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii) an endangered (IUCN) and federally threatened species at the Atlanta Zoo.
A young female snowy owl (Bubo scandiacus)at the Raptor Recovery Center, in Elmwood, Nebraska.
A fruit bat (Lissonycteris angolensis) hanging with wings folded, from Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.
A vulnerable reticulated giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) at Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure near Salina, Kansas.
A green tree python (Morelia viridis) at the Riverside Zoo.
Stolzmann’s horned frogs (Ceratophrys stolzmanni).
An Angolan fruit bat (Lissonycteris angolensis) from Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.
A volcano rabbit (Romerolagus diazi) at Chapultepec Zoo in Mexico City. (IUCN: Endangered)
A North American beaver (Castor canadensis) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab.
A groundhog (Marmota monax) photographed in Omaha, NE.
A portrait of an assistant in Prague.
A baby red kangaroo (Macropus rufus) at Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure near Salina, Kansas.
An inland taipan (Oxyranus microlepidotus) at Reptile Gardens. This snake is the most venomous in the world.
A spiny-backed orbweaver spider or crab spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis) at the Audubon Insectarium in New Orleans.
A cicada killer (Sphecius speciosus) at the Audubon Insectarium in New Orleans. This is a species of digger wasp.
A southern house spider or crevice weaver spider (Kukulcania hibernalis) at the Audubon Insectarium in New Orleans.
A common eastern bumblebee (Bombus impatiens) at the Insectarium in New Orleans.
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