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2018 Audubon Photography Award Winners to be Displayed in Northern Virginia


Winning images from the 2018 National Audubon Society annual photography contest, chosen by Audubon judges from more than 8,000 entries submitted by photographers from all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and 10 Canadian provinces, are coming to Northern Virginia. The photographs will be displayed next month at Reston’s Walker Nature Center in an event co-sponsored by the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia.

Grand Prize Winner - Great Gray Owl, Steve Mattheis

Grand Prize Winner - Great Gray Owl, Steve Mattheis

WHERE

Walker Nature Center
11450 Glade Drive
Reston, VA 20191

WHEN 

All activities take place at Walker Nature Center.

  • February 8 to February 27 – 2018 Audubon Photography Award Winners Exhibition

  • February 10 – Open House from 1-3 p.m.  Nature activities for all ages include a welcome presentation, hands-on activities for kids, and guided bird walks.

  • February 17Great Backyard Bird Count from 1-4 p.m. Bird identification and citizen science for all ages.  "This count is so fun because anyone can take part—we all learn and watch birds together—whether you are an expert, novice, or feeder watcher.” – Gary Langham, Chief Scientist, National Audubon Society. Register for our GBBC class here.

  • February 22 – “Bird of Prey” from 7-9 p.m.  Join us at Walker Nature Center for a documentary film about the largest and rarest eagle on earth – the Philippine Eagle. View the trailer here. Registration required through Walker Nature Center at 703-476-9689. $5 suggested donation.

OVERVIEW

Winning images from the 2018 National Audubon Society annual photography contest, chosen by Audubon judges from more than 8,000 entries submitted by photographers from all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and 10 Canadian provinces, are coming to Reston, Virginia. The photographs will be displayed during February 2019 at Walker Nature Center in an exhibition co-sponsored by the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia. 

CONTACT:

Audubon Society of Northern Virginia
info@Audubonva.org
703-438-6008

For more information on the annual Audubon Photography Awards contest, visit Awards.