Javier is a Spanish biologist and wildlife and conservation photographer who focuses on the natural history, science and conservation of the wildlife of the world.

He is an Emerging League Photographer at the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP). Javier believes that the power of photography can be used to help to conserve the planet and the animals and plants that live on it. By means of his pictures he hopes to sensitize the public to the pressing need to preserve wildlife.

Javier is a contributor to the international project, Meet Your Neighbours and in other websites, such as Moroccoherps.

Built upon a sound biological foundation, his photographs aims to offer a close-up view of nature at its wildest and most fascinating. Join Javier as he reveals the magnificence of the hidden world of creatures that crawl below the horizon of most people – animals that, though nightmarish to some, become more marvellous and fascinating the closer one looks.

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© Javier Aznar González de Rueda— www.javieraznarphotography.com


My Services

Photography Workshops

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year (2017, 2015, 2014): 3 Finalist

Asferico (2017): 1 category winner and 2 Highly Commended

GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year (2016): 1 Highly commended

Natures Best Photography Awards (2017): 1 Highly Honored

Certamen Fotográfico de Medio Ambiente (2017): 1 Grand Prize Winner

Memorial María Luisa (2016, 2015, 2014): 3 Highly commended

Big Picture Competition (2016): 1 Finalist.

Montphoto (2017, 2015): 5 Honorable mention.

Nature Images Awards (2016,2013): 1 Overall Winner, 2 First Prizes and 2 Highly commended.

Bio Photo Contest (2015): 1 Highly commended

OASIS International Nature Photography Contest (2015): 1 Winner

Alejo Leal (2015): 2 Finalist

Pixall Natura (2015): 1 winner, 1 honorable mention and 2 finalist photos.

Golden Turtle (2014): 1 Finalist

Exo Terra: Nactus Award (2013): 3 Finalist


The gladiator versus the beetle Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017. Finalist in the category: Behaviour: Amphibians and Reptiles
Beetle beauty and the spiral of love Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015. Finalist in the category: Invertebrates
Night stalker Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014. Finalist in the category: Invertebrates