Photography

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners

— This year's top shots delight with dazzling colors and fresh perspectives.
Meet the Dipper, North America's Only Aquatic Songbird

Meet the Dipper, North America's Only Aquatic Songbird

— A photographer spent years on rushing streams in the Rocky Mountains documenting the remarkable American Dipper.
The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Top 100

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Top 100

— Take a scroll through this year's spectacular, artistic, and playful avian images, while reading the story behind each.
How to Snap Amazing Photos of Birds Under the Water

How to Snap Amazing Photos of Birds Under the Water

— Birds dive, swim, and wade—and so can you with the proper gear. The winner of the 2020 Audubon Photography Award explains how to expand your wildlife photography this summer.
Birds Led Me Through Uncertainty and Outrage to an Oasis in New York City

Birds Led Me Through Uncertainty and Outrage to an Oasis in New York City

— A photographer was well acquainted with the city's pigeons and rats. Now he's gained a new appreciation for other urban wildlife.
When I Can't Leave Home, My Native Plant Garden Brings Birds To Me

When I Can't Leave Home, My Native Plant Garden Brings Birds To Me

— A photographer never imagined he'd spend so much time in his yard. Now he sees beauty in the familiar.
This Stunning Photo Project Showcases the Loggerhead Shrike’s Gory Deeds

This Stunning Photo Project Showcases the Loggerhead Shrike’s Gory Deeds

— On Colorado’s grasslands, Rachel Hopper skillfully captures the beauty and brutality of this fierce songbird’s distinctive style of food storage.
15 Awww-Inspiring Photos of Baby Birds

15 Awww-Inspiring Photos of Baby Birds

— Get your daily dose of avian cuteness with these entries from the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards.
Use Blur to Paint With Birds—and Other Creative Avian Photography Strategies

Use Blur to Paint With Birds—and Other Creative Avian Photography Strategies

— In low light conditions, you can get experimental with your methods to yield fascinating shots.
12 Fascinating Bird Behaviors From the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards

12 Fascinating Bird Behaviors From the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards

— Every year our competition attracts entries capturing rare and unusual moments in the avian world. Check out this year's highlights.