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These comedy wildlife photo finalists will make you belly laugh | MNN - Mother Nature Network

The 2017 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards finalists have been announced, and this year's crop doesn't disappoint in the humor department with hilarious expressions, amusing antics and even a little fun with perspective. While you may laugh out loud (or at least crack a grin), keep in mind the contest has a serious goal: highlighting wildlife conservation efforts. 'Let Me Clear My Vision' is one of 40 finalists in this year's contest. (Photo: Arkaprava Ghosh /Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards 2017) This year, more than 3,500 entries from 86 countries were submitted to the contest, which was started by photographers Paul Joynson-Hicks and Tom Sullam. From 40 finalists, the category and overall winners will be announced Dec. 14. The overall winner gets a week-long, all-expense-paid, photographer-led safari in Kenya. 'Hitching a ride' is a 2017 finalist. (Photo: Daisy Gilardini/C...

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