2017 Bird Photographer of the Year

2017 bird photo of the year moss and fog

Winner, Bird Photographer of the Year 2017. Feeding Flamingos by Alejandro Prieto Rojas.

If you didn’t know there was an award for best bird photographer, you’re not alone. But the resulting collection of images from the contest have some truly beautiful birds. Check out the full 2017 Bird Photographer of the Year contest.


Attention to Detail, Silver. Grey Heron looking under wing by Ahmad Alessa.


Bird Behaviour, Silver. Diving Kingfisher by Malek Alhazzaa.


Birds in Flight, Silver. Red Kite close-up by Jamie Hall.