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Leila Jeffreys Magnificent Portraits Of Colorful Feathery Birds With Unique Personalities
Thanks to her very adventurous parents – photographic artist, birdwatcher, and environmentalist – Leila Jeffreys grew up surrounded by wildlife in Australia and overseas. They ignited a love of nature and a passion for conservation that have influenced her photographic work. After noticing how ...  More
Jan. 10, 2018
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Daniel Biber Perfectly Timed Picture When A Murmuration Of Starlings Looked Like A Giant Bird
Photographer Daniel Biber from Hilzingen, Germany captured the perfect moment when a murmuration of starlings took the form of a giant bird. The episode occurred over the Costa Brava, in Northeastern Spain, when a mass of starlings began to gather into a shape-shifting cloud, known as a murmuration. ...  More
Jan. 5, 2018
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Julia Tatarchenko Spectacular Series Of Portraits Captures The Unique Personalities Of Birds
By focusing on birds eyes and facial expressions, Moscow-based photographer Julia Tatarchenko captures the unique personalities of birds in this spectacular series of portraits titled 'The Portrait Of A Bird'.  More
Dec. 31, 2017
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Matt Wilson Turns Discarded Scrap Metal Into Gorgeous Bird Sculptures
'Influenced by natural elements, my art is a reflection of the environment in which I live. Using organic and recycled materials - bone, driftwood,scrap metal, etc., my sculptures depict continuous life cycles that consciously and unconsciously permeate our awareness. The up-cycled work I create is ...  More
Dec. 28, 2017
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The Art Of Flying By Jan Van IJken: The Incredible Agility And Grace Of A Large Flock Of Starlings
Jan van IJken is a photographer and filmmaker from the Netherlands. He is self-taught and is working mainly autonomously on long-term projects. As a photographer, he developed a strong eye for natural light, composition and detail. Lately he has become more and more interested in human-animal ...  More
Dec. 27, 2017
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The National Bird Of Israel Is The Hoopoe
In May 2008, President Shimon Peres announced the Hoopoe as Israel's new national bird. The Hoopoe won an election held by the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel, which concluded on Thursday after months of voting. 155,000 people participated in the nationwide election. The road to ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
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Blogger Lisa Captures Beautiful Close-ups Using A Bird Photo Booth
After Lisa M. Ca moved from Germany to Macomb County to be with her husband, she noticed that the weather and seasons in Germany and Michigan are pretty similar, but the birds are a little different. She told Detroit Metro Times that over the summer she began feeding these birds and she began to ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
Lake Natron, Tanzania Turns Any Animal That Touches It Into Stone
Photographed by Nick Brandt in his new book "Across the Ravaged Land", there's a deceptively still body of water in Tanzania with a deadly secret: it turns any animal it touches to stone. The rare phenomenon is caused by the chemical makeup of the lake, but the petrified creatures it leaves behind ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017