The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Focus on the best photos July 2014-th of National Geographic magazine and National Geographic Russia.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Grouper on the Florida Keys

Groupers - predators from the family stone perch. They eat small sharks, fish, lobsters, rays, young sea turtles. This 25-inch "fry" can spend five years among the mangroves, almost inaccessible to predators before you dare to get out to the reefs. Survival of the species depends on the mangrove forests that are destroyed as building shores.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

At the post

Marmot in Ladakh, India, the height of 4500 meters.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Place in the Sun

Nektaritsa - birds of passerine.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

to

Puffins, Skomer Island

Deadlocks are popping open his wings and beaks, figuring out relationships. Most fights afoot in the struggle for possession of the burrow, but peck or two usually resolves the conflict.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Golden Gate

Fog and bridge Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

cubs Israel

For two months, Alex Geifman went every day in the Ben Shemen forest to photograph a flock of foxes. One day when he was sitting in the car, two fox began to climb the tree. Suddenly one of them stumbled. Geifman managed to take some pictures before the fox still head over heels flew down.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

The gray seal, Canada

Curious gray seal near the Gaspé Peninsula with his mouth open marvels a photographer Jennifer Hayes. Commercial fishermen and some scientists believe that it is hungry seals prevent the recovery of cod populations.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

A herd of elephants

Okavango Delta, Botswana.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Waterfowl butterfly

Stingrays.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Foal

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Confetti

A cloud of butterflies in eastern Bolivia.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Emperor penguins

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii

Kilauea (translated from Hawaiian - "belching") - the most active volcano of the island of Hawaii, which is continuously since 1983. It is also considered the most active volcanoes on Earth.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

seal pups, Canada

Almost never leaves his harp seal ice floe starts to change their skins in two weeks - at about this time, the mother has to leave him.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Rope, Brazil

Swift storm absorbs rock Pedra da Gávea, and it seems that Caio Afeto walking on clouds. A professional tightrope walker has appeared between two mountains, towering over Rio de Janeiro, when flown breeze enveloped the 850-meter summit of the fog.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Milne Bay, Papua - New Guinea

In Milne Bay shoals of fishes scurrying around plastered corals yard debris. The warm waters of the sea in the region - the Coral Triangle - is a remarkable biological diversity.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Brown bear, Kamchatka

Brown bear caught sockeye ejects a jet of orange eggs in the Kuril Lake. Every summer, about a million of these fish arrives from the Pacific Ocean to the Kamchatka Peninsula to spawn - just a feast for the clumsy, fatten fat before hibernation.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Europa, Jupiter's moon

Under excised cracked ice cover in Europe that we see in this image taken by the Space Galileo system, hidden ocean, where there may be all the conditions necessary for life.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

The giant grouper, Florida

Off the coast of Florida small fish parts before a giant grouper, floating over the wreckage of the ship during World War II.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Atlantic Puffin, United Kingdom

Grooming each other, rub against dead ends and bob their beaks, as if kissing. This adult couple on Skomer Island in Wales demonstrates decoration mating season: corrugated orange beaks and bright rims around the eyes.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014

Otter in flight

Focused running otters.

The best photos of National Geographic for July 2014