The trick to getting the perfect shot is pressing the shutter at exactly the right time. You may have to set up your equipment and wait for hours or even months to get the shot of a lifetime. And then along comes someone with a smartphone, who happens to pull it out of their pocket and immortalize something incredible without a second thought!
The following selection is a mixed bag of lucky snaps alongside other photos that took weeks to plan. Either way, you'll have to agree they're awesome and worth every 'Like' and 'Share' they got!
1. An eagle flying at the same speed as a jet
2. Chameleons practicing their trapeze routine
3. Canon ball cat!
4. The headless gymnast
5. A very cute photobomb
6. Luisa Bodem hits the ground during the German long jump championships
7. Just a quick flick and he's gone
8. The trees are watching you...
9. Have you ever seen a car give birth?
10. The best place to spend the night
11. This weird slice of onion was found in a burrito
12. Love is in the feline air...
13. When vehicles mimic Russian nesting dolls
14. So that's where she got the fabric for her new dress...
15. A multi-bladed wind turbine
16. This butterfly looks like its wearing a coded message
17. Forget K9's, try a bunny!
18. Kangaroo vs trampoline!