Wildlife photographer of the year winner focuses on elephants

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The winners of this year’s prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition have been announced. A worldwide competition held by London's esteemed Natural History Museum and the BBC, there were 48,000 entries received from over 98 countries around the world.

South African photographer Greg du Toit has been named the big winner. His photo is called Essence of elephants, and it's a mysterious and intriguing portrait in blue of African elephants.

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