• Great Pied Cormorant (Image ID 19882)

    Great Pied Cormorant.   Photographer: Rob Parker

  • Banded Stilt (Image ID 35124)

    Banded Stilt.   Photographer: Jane Putland

  • Plumed Whistling-Duck (Image ID 26211)

    Plumed Whistling-Duck.   Photographer: Con Boekel

  • White-winged Fairy-wren (Image ID 25459)

    White-winged Fairy-wren.   Photographer: Sandy Castle

  • Black-eared Cuckoo (Image ID 28118)

    Black-eared Cuckoo.   Photographer: Emmy Silvius

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The 2020 BirdLife Australia Photography Awards competition opens for entries on 15th May.

For all details, and submission of entries, visit the BirdLIfe Australia Photography Awards website.

As previously announced to all financial members of Birdlife Photography, nominations for the 2020 Birdlife Photography Committee closed at 5 PM AEST on Friday 15th May 2020.  Details for the five nominations received can be found here.

The Agenda, President's Report and Treasurer's Report for the 2020 AGM are available for members to access, via the Resources - Libraries & Documents page, in the Member Information folder (you must be logged in to see documents in this folder).

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Latest Images

Striped Honeyeater (Image ID 40610)
Striped Honeyeater
Linda Unwin
Viewed: 5
Eastern Rosella (Image ID 40608)
Eastern Rosella
Linda Unwin
Viewed: 6
Freckled Duck (Image ID 40607)
Freckled Duck
Gary King
Viewed: 9
Freckled Duck (Image ID 40606)
Freckled Duck
Gary King
Viewed: 9
Freckled Duck (Image ID 40605)
Freckled Duck
Gary King
Viewed: 9
Eastern Yellow Robin (Image ID 40604)
Eastern Yellow Robin
Graham Gall
Viewed: 8
Musk Lorikeet (Image ID 40603)
Musk Lorikeet
Rodger Scott
Viewed: 9
Restless Flycatcher (Image ID 40602)
Restless Flycatcher
Rodger Scott
Viewed: 7
Nankeen Kestrel (Image ID 40601)
Nankeen Kestrel
Rodger Scott
Viewed: 8
Galah (Image ID 40600)
Galah
Julie Hempsall
Viewed: 8
Eurasian Magpie (V) (Image ID 40599)
Eurasian Magpie (V)
Robin Spry
Viewed: 13
Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Image ID 40595)
Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo
Stephen Garth
Viewed: 10

Member voting for the Best of 2019 competition, which closed for entries on 24th February and for voting on 16th March, has been analysed and the results for the top five images in each category are listed here.  This competition received excellent support from the membership, with 401 images entered across the 3 competition levels by 118 photographers.  The Winner is the image which received the most votes; and we also show the next four highest placed images, rating them as Highly Commended if they received at least 90% of the votes for the winning image, and Commended for scores less than that.

Advanced Level – Best of 2019

This category attracted 132 entries, from 36 photographers. 50 members voted, with the following result:

Intermediate Level – Best of 2019

This category attracted 163 entries, from 49 photographers. 53 members voted, with the following result:

Entry Level – Best of 2019

This category attracted 106 entries, from 33 photographers. 46 members voted, with the following result:

Congratulations to all these photographers for their quality images.

Recent Picks

Varied Sittella (Image ID 40561)
Varied Sittella
Keith Lightbody
Viewed: 32
Barau's Petrel (V) (Image ID 40415)
Barau's Petrel (V)
Keith Lightbody
Viewed: 83
Orange-bellied Parrot (Image ID 40383)
Orange-bellied Parrot
Tim Van Leeuwen
Viewed: 125
Jacky Winter (Image ID 40321)
Jacky Winter
Diana Womersley
Viewed: 109
Australian Wood Duck (Image ID 40295)
Australian Wood Duck
Glenn Pure
Viewed: 106
Eurasian Coot (Image ID 40284)
Eurasian Coot
Stephen Garth
Viewed: 109
White-browed Woodswallow (Image ID 40190)
White-browed Woodswallow
Bill Harding
Viewed: 172
Striated Thornbill (Image ID 40181)
Striated Thornbill
Lindsay Hansch
Viewed: 119
Brown Thornbill (Image ID 40179)
Brown Thornbill
Ian Wilson
Viewed: 137
Black-eared Cuckoo (Image ID 40156)
Black-eared Cuckoo
Diana Womersley
Viewed: 118

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