A bald eagle flips upside down in mid air. The odd manoeuvre was captured on camera by Pam Mullins close to her home in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada.
An African spurred tortoise (Geochelone sulcata) with two heads and five legs is displayed in Zilina, Slovakia. The seven-week-old two-headed tortoise has been given two names: Magda (left head) and Lenka (right head).
A reveller of the Vila Isabel samba school participates in the annual carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro’s Sambadrome.