Alejandro Prieto Rojas - 2017 Winner

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Bird Photographer of the Year 2017

Alejandro Prieto Rojas

Feeding Flamingos by Alejandro Prieto Rojas

Best Portfolio 2017

Markus Varesvuo

Snowy Owl by Markus Varesvuo

Blue Tit on berries by Markus Varesvuo

Great Grey Owl by Markus Varesvuo

Willow Grouse by Markus Varesvuo

Willow Grouse in storm by Markus Varesvuo

Gannet underwater by Markus Varesvuo

Best Portrait 2017

Gold

Feeding Flamingos by Alejandro Prieto Rojas

Silver

Guillemot stretching wing by Marc Weber

Bronze

Swimming Eider by Pål Hermansen

Honourable Mention

Male King Eider by Staffan Widstrand

Bearded Tit by Markus Varesvuo

Birds in the Environment 2017

Gold

Condor over mountains by Ben Hall

Silver

Crane flock misty lake by Piotr Chara

Bronze

Blurred bird flock by Marc Weber

Honourable Mention

Female Mallard by Daniel Stenberg

Condor light rays by John Sherman

Attention to Detail 2017

Gold

Cormorant wing by Tom Hines

Silver

Grey Heron looking under wing by Ahmad Alessa

Bronze

Albatross eye close-up by Jessica Winter

Honourable Mention

Stork feet by Magdaléna Straková

Snuggling Cygnet by Ben Andrew

Bird Behaviour 2017

Gold

Fighting Coots by Andy Parkinson

Silver

Diving Kingfisher by Malek Alhazzaa

Bronze

Swan's head underwater by Ian Wade

Honourable Mention

Little Grebe taking off by Faisal Alnomas

Great Snipe silhouette by Torsten Green-Petersen

Birds in Flight 2017

Gold

Australian Pelican landing on water by Bret Charman

Silver

Red Kite close-up by Jamie Hall

Bronze

Ptarmigan by Markus Varesvuo

Honourable Mention

Leaping Heron by Georgina Steytler

Seagulls and fox by Gabor Kapus

Birds in the Garden 2017

Gold

Hovering Barn Owl by Jamie Hall

Silver

Starling in bird bath underexposed by Mohammad Murad

Bronze

Willow Grouse in the garden by Markus Varesvuo

Honourable Mention

Blackbird taking berries by Roy Rimmer

Woodpecker in car mirror by Kelvin Dao

Creative Imagery 2017

Gold

Speculum by Georgina Steytler

Silver

Male and female Mallard by Francesco De Giuseppe

Bronze

Whooper Swans in snow by Wim van den Heever

Honourable Mention

Swallow chicks in nest by Joseph Anthony

Mallard collage by Naomi Stolow

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