Drumroll, please! After receiving more than 1,230 entries to our 2020 BirdWatching Photography Awards Contest, we are ready to announce the finalists (below) and the honorable mention images. Next week, we’ll reveal the three winners.
The following slideshow features the 14 finalists, including images of puffins, penguins, Burrowing Owl, hummingbirds, and more. Enjoy!
Photographer: Charita Carter
Location and date: Yosemite National Park, California, January 20, 2020.
Description: The Common Raven is uncommonly beautiful when you observe it up close. This curious Raven approached me while I was photographing in the snow in Yosemite Valley. He was so comfortable in my presence that he proceeded to groom himself.
Gear: Nikon D7000.