Audubon Magazine May - June 2015

American Goldfinch. Sally Stone/Audubon Photography Awards
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Common Ground

Birds are what bind together Audubon’s powerful network.

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Swag Bag

Chance favors the prepared birder, and that means packing the right stuff. Much of the gear here comes in quieter hues to help you blend into the background and increase the odds of adding more birds to your list.

Western Grebes. Charlie Baughman/Audubon Photography Awards
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Candid Camera

Birds do some spectacular things when they think no one is watching.

Illustrated Aviary

American White Pelican

Illustrator Calef Brown drew inspiration from a childhood encounter with the bird.

Tips And How-Tos

5 Pros on Taking Better Bird Photos

Photographers share advice, their most memorable avian shots, and the ones that got away.

Audubon In Action

Common Ground

Birds are what bind together Audubon’s powerful network.

Oil encroaching on a Brown Pelican rookery during breeding season in Barataria Bay, Louisiana. The white forms on the island are juveniles; until recently the species was seriously endangered. J. Henry Fair
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High Altitude Exposure

An artist goes airborne to reveal the beautiful scars we’ve left on the earth.

2014—Digital macrophotography truly captures the microscopic. ​ Macroscopic Solutions
Photography

Time Lapse

Over the past century, wildlife photography has become a bridge between art and science, thanks to a few ingenious inventions.

Photography

2015 Audubon Photography Awards Top 100

Of the 9,000+ photos submitted, these were our judges' favorites.

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