puffin

Audubon Photography Awards

I was truthfully honoured to be in the top 100 as their is some amazing photography entered in this competition

Story Behind the Shot:Tiny Machias Seal Island,Claimed by both theUnited States and Canada’s one of the worlds best sites for Atlantic puffin photography.Preston was hidden in one of the islands blinds as this fast moving puffin approached.Behind it he noticed a fishing vessel skirting the shore, and hoped to capture the bird and boat in a single shot.His timings perfect, nicely catching both the puffins dramatic features and the areas maritime heritage.  Audubon

Story Behind the Shot:Tiny Machias Seal Island,Claimed by both theUnited States and Canada’s one of the worlds best sites for Atlantic puffin photography.Preston was hidden in one of the islands blinds as this fast moving puffin approached.Behind it he noticed a fishing vessel skirting the shore, and hoped to capture the bird and boat in a single shot.His timings perfect, nicely catching both the puffins dramatic features and the areas maritime heritage.

Audubon