Wild animals don’t have a sense of vanity, which is good news–otherwise, the subjects of the photos in the Comedy Wildlife Awards would probably be fairly mortified by the way they look in the shots that took the top honors in the competition’s inaugural edition. If Ryan Gosling gets captured on camera with his finger up his nose, an army of lawyers presumably descends upon the photographer–but if it’s a mountain gorilla, feel free to laugh it up at the big fuzzball. advertisement The contest was created by wildlife photographer Paul Joynson-Hicks this year to showcase the less-than-marketable shots that photographers have long been able to capture, but have been unable to sell to agencies. “Before now, all that wildlife photographers have been able to do is try and sell them as prints,” Joynson-Hicks explains. “Sometimes agencies have bought them, but not really–but I found that at any exhibition I did, people often went for … [Read more...] about See the Winners of the Inaugural Comedy Wildlife Awards. Which Is a Real Thing.