The rare black panther not seen in Africa for 100 years: Sony World Photography Awards 2021
We bring you our top 11 favourite images from one of the most prestigious photography awards out there.
Produced by the World Photography Organisation, the internationally acclaimed Sony World Photography Awards is one of the most important fixtures in the global photographic calendar.
Now in its 14th year, the free to enter Awards are a global voice for photography and provide a vital insight into contemporary photography today.
We now bring you some of our favourite images from this year's batch.
Silence is Golden
Locust Swarm In East Africa
Black Panther Forever
Trapped In Ice
Olympic Training At Home
Run To The Sea
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Glow In The Dark
James Cutmore is the picture editor of BBC Science Focus Magazine, researching striking images for the magazine and on the website. He is also has a passion for taking his own photographs