Entry Title: "Vulture In The Rain"
Name: Chris Cutler , United Kingdom
Category and Expertise: Wildlife, Non-Professional

Entry Description: This black vulture had been feeding on a carcass in Costa Rica. During a brief, heavy downpour the bird stood motionless, as the rain drenched it and washed the mud from its body.

About the Artist:

I am a naturalist and photographer. I guide nature tours to various parts of the world, from the tropics to the polar regions. I also work as a consulting biologist on cetacean research cruises.