By Sam Baker For Mailonline
Published: 02:13 BST, 1 May 2020 | Updated: 02:13 BST, 1 May 2020
The stunning photo of a golden jackal chasing a magpie is just one of the incredible entries in this year's Glanzlichter Nature Photo Contest.
The competition is open to everyone who practises nature photography either as a hobby or professionally.
There are 10 categories in the competition including Glanzlichter Nature Photographer Of The Year, Junior Award Winner and The Beauty Of Plants.
Entrants had to pay an entree fee equal to about £17.50 but can win cash prizes of up to £10,500.
In one of the most striking images a golden jackal is seen baring its teeth and chasing a magpie at full speed.
Another of the entries shows a gorilla scratching its nose.
MailOnline showcases some of the best pictures in the competition:
Wildlife photographer Maurizio Ferrari captured this stunning image of a jackal closing in on a magpie. The shot