William H. Majoros

William H. Majoros has been studying birds and bird behavior for more than 20 years. He has written books and articles on topics ranging from birdsong and linguistics to DNA analysis. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the Duke University Medical Center, where he studies human genetics.

Articles by William H. Majoros

Here's How to Prepare for a Bird Photography Trip

April 07, 2017 — To capture truly great shots, you need to go where the birds are. Follow these tips to make sure your excursion pays off.

How to Compose the Perfect Bird Photo

March 17, 2017 — Follow these three simple tips to capture the best shot possible.

How to Use Lighting and Angles to Take Better Bird Photos

August 08, 2016 — Great light and the right perspective can really turn your shot around.

How to Get the Right Exposure for Photographing Birds

July 07, 2016 — Mastering basic DSLR techniques like f-stops and shutter speeds will make your images stand out.

How to Choose Your Equipment

May 12, 2016 — If you’re just getting into bird photography, the first challenge is finding the right gear. Here’s what you need to know.