Photography

Laysan Albatross. Photo: Hob Osterlund

Maybe you’re a bird lover who doesn’t know your f-stop from your ISO speed. Or maybe you’re an experienced photographer who’s starting to discover the charms of the things with feathers. Whatever brings you to the world of bird photography, we’ve got the instruction, pro tips, gear recs, and inspiration you’ll need to get settled in.

The 2016 Audubon Photography Awards

The Top 100

Flip through all the judges favorite entries from the seventh annual Audubon Photography Awards.

Bird vs. Building: Portraits of Flight Gone Wrong

Minneapolis artist Miranda Brandon gives victims of bird strikes new life.

Indigo Bunting. Photo: Miranda Brandon

Peregrines—and a Photographer—Bunk Out at Chicago Man’s Apartment

A flower-box nest provides the perfect opportunity for some close-up shots of a plucky falcon family.

Peregrine Falcons. Photo: Luke Massey

Who’s Who?

These owls may wear the same game face, but when it comes to personality, they’re as different as day and night.

Photo: Brad Wilson

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