Image of mice scrapping at a train station platform won the people’s choice category of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019 award. (Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Sam Rowley)
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It might not seem the wildest of wildlife photography, but the people have spoken. A pair of mice scrambling for crumbs under the fluorescent lights of the London Underground has won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Lumix People’s Choice Award for 2019.
The split-second shot captured the rodents in silhouette, undertaking epic combat on a station platform.The image, along with a handful of highly commended snaps, highlights the tensions and intricacies between humans and wildlife.
Winning British photographer Sam Rowley frequented train stations at night, lying on the ground to capture the wrestling mice — and attracting a few odd looks from commuters for his efforts.