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The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards finalists are as glorious as ever

There’s really no need to intellectualise this. Animals are great. When they make certain faces or get caught in certain poses, it’s a delight. So take a pause, let your stresses fade into the background, and give into the pure joy of the finalists from this year’s Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards.