Western Field Ornithologists Photo Contest

In conjunction with the annual conference. Open to all WFO members, with judging by the WFO members.

The WFO Photo Contest has concluded with 28 entries and over 114 votes from the members. The winner is a long-time WFO member Richard Cabe with his image of a Light-morph Northern Fulmar. The runner-up is a new member Susan Cook who contributed an image of the Mallard Hen with her chicks all lined up. Congratulations of both and thanks to all the contributors as well as the members who voted. [Click on an image to see the complete version.]

Richard Cabe: Light-morph Northern Fulmar taken on May 30, 2009 at “The Point” NW tip of St Lawrence Island, village of Gambell. Richard used a Nikon D70 with a Nikor 80x400 lens.

Susan Cook: Mallard w/chicks was taken on June 17, 2021 at the North Campus Open Space (NCOS) wetland restoration project UCSB. Equipment used a Nikon D850 with a 500mm f/5.6 lens.