CHICAGO (CBS)—You probably won’t ever get close enough to see a leopard’s whiskers if you’re in Chicago.

But the Field Museum is bringing up-close images of wildlife to the public with a new exhibit, “Wildlife Photographer of the Year,” showcasing life behind the lens of a wildlife photographer.

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Arshdeep Singh / Wildlife Photographer of the Year (Field Museum) 

The exhibit opens today and will focus on the breathtaking photos that earned photographers the honor of “Wildlife Photographer of the Year.”

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The images were taken by both professional and amateur photographers, who snapped awe-worthy photos of landscapes, animals and plants.

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The exhibit will stay open until January of 2020.