Wild elephants of India, panther chameleons and raccoon dogs are among the pick of this week’s images from the natural world
A Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) in Bavarian forest national park, Germany. The movement to rewild Britain is gaining popularity in the UK.
Photograph: Christoph Bosch/Alamy
A bird perches on a post as a wildfire burns in the background, near the Sobradinho neighbourhood in Brasilia, Brazil. Drought, high temperatures and areas of low humidity have sparked fires in several places in the capital city.
Photograph: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters
Simone Sbaraglia’s photograph of a panther chameleon snapping up its prey from Rome, Italy, won the ZSL Animal Photography Prize 2014.