Thursday, November 13, 2008

White-tailed Eagles photo

This incredible photograph of White-tailed Eagles won the "Animal Behavior: Birds" category in the in the 2008 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, organized by BBC Wildlife magazine and Natural History Museum in London. Photographer Antoni Kasprzak waited five hours near a dead moose until the two birds, a juvenile (left) and an adult, began fighting over the carcass.

You can see an online gallery of the winning images here. Among the "Animal Behavior: Birds" category, you'll see a WildBird Advisory Board member, Arthur Morris. His image of Western Sandpipers earned a "Highly Commended" notice, and details appear in the gallery.

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Blogger Lynne said...

OMG! What amazing photographs.

Kind of made me want to put my camera away and draw pictures with crayons instead...

November 13, 2008 11:01 AM  
Blogger Amy said...

LOL! Keep clicking your camera, Lynn! Think of those award-winners as encouragement, not discouragement (c:

November 13, 2008 11:11 AM  

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