Photography

Rare Photos Reveal the Secretive Life of the Banded Ground-Cuckoo

Rare Photos Reveal the Secretive Life of the Banded Ground-Cuckoo

— A photographer and scientist collaborated for over a decade to capture stunning images of the endangered bird
Did Somebody Say Baby Bird Photos?

Did Somebody Say Baby Bird Photos?

— Why yes, yes we did. Here are our favorite shots featuring chicks from last year's Audubon Photography Awards.
Here's How to Spot a Faked Wildlife Photo—and When to Be Skeptical

Here's How to Spot a Faked Wildlife Photo—and When to Be Skeptical

— The phony-image debunker behind a popular Twitter account shares tips for telling when the perfect shot is too good to be true.
Follow These Dos and Don’ts to Show Off Your Bird Photos on Social Media

Follow These Dos and Don’ts to Show Off Your Bird Photos on Social Media

— Half the joy in taking a bird photo is in the act of sharing it.
Tips for Being a Responsible Bird Photographer in the Social Media Age

Tips for Being a Responsible Bird Photographer in the Social Media Age

— Practices to protect sensitive birds and habitat should continue after photographers and birders click the shutter.
How Xavi Bou Makes His Mesmerizing Portraits of Birds in Flight

How Xavi Bou Makes His Mesmerizing Portraits of Birds in Flight

— Through photos and now video, the Spanish photographer takes an artistic approach when capturing birds flying through the sky.
Recording Lots of Bird Videos? Here's What to Do After You Hit Stop

Recording Lots of Bird Videos? Here's What to Do After You Hit Stop

— Tara Tanaka, a videographer and judge for the new video category in this year's Audubon Photography Awards, shares her how-to guide for managing video files and key editing tips.
How to Record Great Audio of Birds and Their Environments

How to Record Great Audio of Birds and Their Environments

— To capture clear sounds of birds that you are filming, follow these tips.
Our Favorite Fascinating Bird Behaviors From the 2020 Audubon Photo Awards

Our Favorite Fascinating Bird Behaviors From the 2020 Audubon Photo Awards

— Every year the contest attracts entries capturing rare and unusual moments in the avian world. Here are this year's highlights.
As a Blind Bird Photographer, Each Shot I Take Is a Revelation

As a Blind Bird Photographer, Each Shot I Take Is a Revelation

— The same condition that makes photographing birds so challenging for me also gives the experience profound meaning.