• Winning Photos from the 2020 Bird Photographer of the Year Contest

    30 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    The Bird Photographer of the Year photo competition has announced the winners of the 2020 contest. The overall winner this year was Majed Alza'abi of Vardø, Norway, who captured the above “artistic and impressionistic” photo of European Shag.
    “I took this shot in April 2019 while on a visit to the famous Norwegian seabird island of Vardø, a location packed full of birds that provide endless opportunities for photography,” Alza'abi, who wins £5,000, tells BPOTY. “here are a lot of opportunities for creative composition, playing with foreground and background; here I like the out-of-focus...
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