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    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    • Best Photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 Contest
    © Photo: Sergei Korolev/National Geographic Russia
    Tuloma Whims. Photo by Sergei Korolev. The overall winner of the contest which also placed first in the Landscapes category.

    The best photos of the Wildlife of Russia 2016 contest, carefully selected from over 55,000 pictures submitted by photographers from all over the country, have been collected in this gallery for you to enjoy. The annual Wildlife of Russia photo contest has been held in the country since 2011 under the auspices of National Geographic Russia and Russian Geographic Society.

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