Screaming lemur: This image of a black-and-white ruffed lemur was taken in Madagascar by Russian photographer Sergei Savvi. It's been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2023 Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards. Click through the gallery for photos of the other finalists:
"Don't Look Down": Photographer Brian Matthews says this Atlantic puffin was watching jellyfish off the coast off the Farne Islands in Northumberland, England, when he he caught it doing this "inverted Snoopy impression."
Brian Matthews/Courtesy Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
"Just a Kiss": This young chacma baboon seems fully aware just how kissable it is in this picture taken by Brigitte Alcalay Marcon of France in Kruger National Park in South Africa.
"Teddy Buddies": This cuddlesome moment of bear-on-bear friendship was captured by Canadian Thomas Vijayan in Alaska's Katmai National Park and Preserve.
Thomas Vijayan/Courtesy Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
Oh Lawd, she comin': This rotund gray seal, seemingly skimming along the sand like a hovercraft, was spotted along England's east coast. Says Polish photographer Adrian Slazok, "In late autumn, seals leave the North Sea to give birth to their young."
Adrian Ślązok/Courtesy Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards