Grand Prize Winner: Great Egret
Professional Winner: Double-crested Cormorant
Fine Art Winner: Laughing Gull, Double-crested Cormorant, Royal Tern
Amateur Winner: Prothonotary Warbler
Professional Honorable Mention: Sandhill Crane
Amateur Honorable Mention: American Flamingo
Amateur Honorable Mention: Black Skimmer
Youth Winner: Painted Bunting
Birds are some of the most amazing creatures on this wonderful planet of ours, but they aren’t the easiest to photograph. The Audubon Society put a call out to bird photographers from around the world to show off their stuff in their 2015 Photography Awards. Now, they have announced the winners and the results are very impressive.
You can check out the winners above, then head over to the Audubon site to check out more of the entries and every other possible type of wonderful bird nerdery you could ever imagine.