Audubon Photography Awards

The 2016 Winners

This year's contest came down to the wire—a true photo finish.

Bald Eagle and Great Blue Herons. Photo: Bonnie Block/Audubon Photography Awards

2016 Audubon Photography Awards Quick Stats:

Participants: More than 1,700

Images entered: Nearly 7,000

Categories: Amateur, Professional, Fine Art, Youth

Entrants from: 50 states, 6 provinces, District of Columbia

Don't Miss Out on This Year's Contest

Rules, judge bios, and more. 

Audubon Photography Awards

The 2016 Top 100

Wood ducklings, flamingos, Sandhill Cranes . . . and for the first time ever, a Sage Grouse.

Long-billed Thrasher/Professional Category. Photo: Hector Astorga/Audubon Photography Awards

Previous Photo Awards Winners

Flip through the winners and favorites from the past five years.