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The most important gear for bird photography

Bird photography: Roseate Spoonbill in Bradenton, Florida, March 5, 2015.
Roseate Spoonbill in Bradenton, Florida, March 5, 2015, by Roman Kurywczak.

We’re always on the lookout for tips that will help you improve your bird photography, so we are delighted to be able to offer the following insight-filled essay by nature photographer and Sigma Pro team member Roman Kurywczak. Enjoy! 

As a bird photographer, I am often asked what the best gear is. The answer is simple: It is you, the photographer!

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