Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing big cats in this photo contest in collaboration with Rick Sammon and Macphun. Canon Explorer of Light and award-winning photographer Rick Sammon loves his day job. A tireless, prolific and inspirational image-maker, Rick, called by some “The Godfather of Photography,” is one of the most active photographers on the planet – dividing his time between creating images, leading photo workshops, and making personal appearances. Rick’s enthusiasm for digital imaging is contagious. He is a man on a mission – a mission to make digital photography fun, creative, exciting and rewarding for others.

Congratulations People's Choice "The chase" by CarolPlummer

"Cheetah Run" by FaithPhotography

"The king" by ricardametllersaula

"tiger couple" by (A)robertelwancinega

"image" by mariaserrano

"The essence of a leopard" by truetolifephotography

"Queen of the Jungle" by sdondero

"Family" by PJImages

"from the darkness (1 of 1)" by robynlesley

"I believe I can fly" by iamafphoto

"Untitled" by jameshutcheon

"IMG_3485-Edit-AAA-Crpd_filtered-TT-SDM" by leemolof

"IMG_3451" by maximmalyarevich

"Siberian Tiger Charging" by anitae403

"Tiger Life (2 of 5)" by cristinmckee

"Lion in Kruger Park, South Africa" by idstromfoto

"1-_MG_7206eyenoglow" by mmmdist

"What are you looking at?" by NevilleJonesPhoto

"me and my tail" by kasper

"Reaching a good viewpoint" by cedric

"Eye to Eye" by MarieLianne68

"After Naptime" by (A)SaccaraBird

"king of Jungle..." by vmsarath

"Lion King" by Fotostyle-Schindler

"He's calling the pride to join him." by gracie423

"Young female leopard" by mytmoss

"Leopards Don't Change Their Spots" by Yasseen

"Staring" by olivierlw

"The King" by wesgtt

"Little Roarrrrrr!" by davidyack

"ross pride drinking" by mikec1970

"No More Photos 2" by (A)Athena_B

"Jungle Eyes" by jennibrinkman

"tiger swimming" by ralph_b

"tiger" by (A)JanesPhotos

"Siberian Tiger" by hibbz

"generations" by bridgephotography

"On The Lookout" by Duglas50

"A Hug for Mom" by (A)rangerfan515

"image" by cathyblack


"On the prowl." by brandinichols

"Fiery" by arquien

"His Majesty" by Cherylnestico

"Mountain Lion" by darvasg

"The captive King" by hesperus

"After the Kill" by Pixelated-Earth

"Old Timer Lion" by MichaelBagleyPhotography

"The Stare Down" by sabatesphoto

"LR Best Zoo-0069" by laurenkaymyers

"Got Meat!" by RichardReames

"Two of a Kind" by ranofek

"Lioness" by dezdizzyle-tog

"Need A Lick???????" by (A)Teri_Reames

"SNOWBALL FIGHT" by Cobble-Art

"Lion Cub Growl2" by melissa3339

"Cheetah" by BrianaK

"The Kings Road" by ShaunLeePhoto

"On the hunt" by (A)MPredinchuk

"Lions in the rain" by Brakenjan