Stunning pictures of the natural world

PUBLISHED: 07:00 12 March 2016 | UPDATED: 08:51 14 March 2016

A blue tit in flight.  Picture: Alex Walton

A blue tit in flight. Picture: Alex Walton


Wildlife shots are notoriously difficult to capture, with the subjects having minds of their own.

Although Herald photographers are out on the road getting the latest news in pictures, when given the chance, they cover a wide range of subjects.

Great wildlife shots are not easy to get but here are just a few samples of some stunning images of the area’s animals in all their glory.

Sit back and enjoy what nature has to offer.

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