Photo Gallery: Eye to Eye with the Natural World 11/10/2010
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  A floating olive ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea): The animals are very...
GDT / Solvin Zankl

A floating olive ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea): The animals are very curious and like to probe any objects that resemble food -- even the photographer's equipment. Unfortunately, they also swallow large amounts of plastic waste which can often be fatal for the animals. This image won Solvin Zankl the Fritz Pölking Award 2010.

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