Check Out These Stunning Photographs From The Wild By A National Geographic Photographer

Armed with a camera and love for wildlife, National Geographic Nature Photographer of
the Year 2016, Varun Aditya enthrals with jaw-dropping images from deep within the jungle, weaving stories with every shot. Here are some
of the most inspiring photographs from
his collection.


Elephants roam the vast green plains of the Amboseli National Park, against the backdrop of the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro, Kenya.


Spotted deer wait for langurs to drop remainders of fruit in Dudhwa National Park, Uttar Pradesh.


The rising sun casts a golden glow over the spectacular landscape of the Amboseli National Park, Kenya.


A cheetah in pursuit of an impala on the grasslands of the Serengeti, Tanzania.


A pair of watchful jackals one misty morning in Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan.


A sifaka lemur—the species is known for their dancing skills—caught mid-step in Madagascar.


A solitary zebra at the picturesque Ndutu Lake, Tanzania.


A giraffe plays peek-a-boo from behind a tree in Masai Mara, Kenya.


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