Notable avians from this year’s Audubon Bird Photography Awards.
See the entire top 100 here.
Spectacular shots of waves in natural light on the New South Wales coast by Australian photographer Warren Keelan. Sez he:
I’ve always had a fascination with nature, especially the ocean and its ever changing forms, and I am compelled to capture and share what I feel are special and unique moments in the sea. I love the raw, unpredictable nature of water in motion and the way sunlight brings it all to life, from both above and below the surface. For me, the challenge is creating an image that hopefully tells a story or leaves an impression on the viewer.
The masterful portraits of Belfast artist Colin Davidson. Choppy, textured brushwork eliciting the appearance of light striking the angles of the faces of (above) Brad Pitt, Liam Neeson, Lisa Hannigan, Ciaran Hinds, Angela Merkel, Roddy Doyle, Gavin Friday and Sinead Morrissey.
A mere sample of the eye-candied fruit of Australian photographer William Patino’s 10 day trek across the unspoiled wilds of Iceland.