Bird Photographer of the Year

Sat 28th Mar - Sat 23rd May

Preview and talk by Rob Read 

of Bird Photographer of the Year   

Fri 27th Mar 7.30pm


Gairloch Museum is delighted to bring the Bird Photographer of the Year exhibition to Scotland for the first time.The competition is an annual, global photographic competition celebrating avian beauty and diversity. Attracting over 15,000 images from photographers based in over 60 countries around the world, the competition has grown rapidly over a short space of time.


The amazing images received by the competition are testament to its popularity and represent some of the world’s very best bird photography.The Bird Photographer of the Year exhibition comprises over 30 of the winning images from the 2019 competition, celebrating birds and photographers from all around the globe. Each photograph includes the story behind the image and the camera techniques and settings employed by the photographer to capture it.


To accompany the exhibition, over 200 of the best images from the competition are displayed in a lavish coffee table book published by HarperCollins.

Gairloch Museum, Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2BH

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