Buffaloes, Duba Plains, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)
List 17 March

Photo gallery: Awesome African wildlife, captured by Michael Poliza

Award-winning wildlife photographer Michael Poliza shares a selection of his favourite images from Africa, portraying the fragile eco-systems and the amazing creatures that roam there

Lion cub playing, Kings Pool, Linyanti Reserve, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Red Colobus monkey, Zanzibar, Tanzania (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Elephants in autumn colours, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Rhino on the beach, Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Buffaloes, Duba Plains, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Drinking giraffe, Zibalianja Lagoon, Linyanti Reserve, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Marching desert elephants, Damaraland, Namibia (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Lion king, Duba Plains, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Great white egret amongst Black Egrets, Mombo, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Warthog with yellow oxpecker, Moremi Game Reserve, Okavango Delta, Botswana (© Michael Poliza. All rights reserved. www.michaelpoliza.com)

Michael Poliza is an award-winning wildlife photographer. This is a selection of images from his book, Africa, published by teNeues. A new pocket edition is available for £ 8.95. You can order your copy directly from the teNeues website.