Finalists in European Amateur Photo Competition: Piggyback Snails and More (Slideshow)


Photo via Wild Wonders of Europe

The September finalists in the Wild Wonders of Europe monthly photo competition put their camera skills to use capturing some of the continent's most iconic fauna -- egrets, gannets, red deer, crested tit birds -- in stunning detail. Check out more crystal-clear closeups like this one, of two snails traveling together, in this slideshow.

Tags: Animals | Biodiversity | Conservation | Photography