But every once in a while, nature shows that it does indeed have a sense of humour.
The overall winning picture was of an owl falling off a branch next to his oblivious owl friends
For the 'On The Land' category, a snap of a laughing dormouse won
A group of ducks soaring next to a plane tail was the best of the 'Up In The Air' category
And a grumpy turtle slapping a fish won the 'Under The Sea' category
Several pictures were also Highly Commended by the judges
Many pictures that made it to the finals were captured at just the right moment
Check out this wildebeast that appears to be riding atop his herd!
And this real life Bugs Bunny
This kangaroo appears to be practising Kung Fu
Some animals make the funniest faces!
This bear seems amused by another's attempt to fight
Meanwhile, this bear has had enough
Something has offended this angry monkey
On the other hand, this duo are having a blast
Nature sure can be funny sometimes