underwater wedding photos
Qin Riyang and Leng Yuting, both 26 years old, pose underwater for their wedding pictures at a photo studio in ShanghaiAFP
panda moon cake
A keeper feeds a moon cake to a giant panda at a zoo in Kunming, Yunnan province, China. Moon cakes are traditionally eaten during the Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on 8 September this yearReuters
rhino calf
A three-week-old female white rhinoceros calf runs with her mother Tanda at the Ramat Gan Safari, an open-air zoo near Tel AvivAFP
equestrain championships
The hooves of a horse are pictured as it competes in the jumping first round team competition at the World Equestrian Games at the d'Ornano stadium in Caen, FranceReuters
equestrian championships
Cara Bianca Frew of South Africa rides Leopold Pierreville during the Individual Jumping competition of the 2014 FEI World Equestrian Games, in the northwestern French city of CaenAFP
A dog named Fresa is seen at the Santuario Milagros Caninos animal shelter on the outskirts of Mexico City. Fresa underwent reconstructive surgery after her previous owners hacked off half of her snout with a sharp object, possibly a machete, according to surgeon Jesus ParedesReuters
alex salmond cupcakes aye eye
Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland, visits Brownings bakers in Kilmarnock. With just 15 days to go until the referendum, polls show the No campaign is now just six points ahead of the Yes campaign, down from 14 points in mid-August and 22 points early last monthGetty
rachel riley
Television presenter Rachel Riley tries the new Samsung Gear VR device at the IFA Electronics show in BerlinReuters
england captain wayne rooney
England captain Wayne Rooney celebrates after scoring a penalty during their international friendly match against Norway at Wembley Stadium in LondonReuters
football costa rica
Costa Rica's Celso Borges (L) vies with Nicaragua's Elmer Mejia during a Central American Cup 2014 group match at RFK stadium in WashingtonAFP
us open
The sun sets behind the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York during the 2014 US OpenAFP
tall ships london
The tall ship Dar Mlodziezy travels on the Thames on its way to the Royal Borough Greenwich Tall Ships FestivalReuters
gaza rubble
A Palestinian man looks out from his heavily damaged house at neighbouring houses reduced to rubble after the Israeli offensive in the east of Gaza CityReuters
israel karakal
A long exposure photo shows soldiers from the Karakal battalion participating in a march in the Negev desert near the Israeli-Egyptian borderGetty
ukraine shelter
A woman sits in a basement used as a shelter from artillery fire and shelling in Donetsk, eastern UkraineReuters
ukraine rocket
A dog sniffs an unexploded rocket outside a school in Ilovaisk, 50kms east of Donetsk, eastern UkraineAFP
china army
Paramilitary policemen take part in an exercise in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, ChinaReuters
venice film festival
Police patrol on jet-skis in front of the Palazzo del Cinema during the 71st Venice Film FestivalAFP