Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Tragopan Photo Blinds
Hi Folks! A few years back I met a French fellow designing the kind of photography blinds I had always wanted for my work. For years I was using cheap hunting blinds that I’d have to cut holes in and would be in tatters after a few projects. I have been collaborating with him ever […]
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Living Bird Wins the National Outdoor Book Award
This week The Living Bird won the 2016 National Outdoor Book Award for Design and [...]
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Birds of the Yellow Sea Video
The intertidal mudflats of the Yellow Sea contain the most important stopover sites [...]
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2017 Iceland Photo Tour
Join Arctic photography specialist Chris Linder and myself for the trip of a [...]
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The Living Bird Book is Out!
My first major photography book project, created for the 100 year anniversary of the [...]
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Platte River Sandhill Cranes
Every year more then 500,000 cranes stop along the Platte River in central Nebraska [...]
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Join me March 19th at the DC Environmental Film Festival
Attention DC friends – I will be attending the Environmental Film Festival in [...]
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San Francisco Ocean Film Fest Selections
I’m honored to have two of my short films selected for screening at the [...]
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Gerrit Presenting at Harvard on January 6
I will be giving a presentation to the Nuttall Ornithological Club at Harvard on [...]
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Last Days with Spoon-billed Sandpipers
From here on out, each time I see a Spoon-billed Sandpiper, I wonder if it will be [...]
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An Evening with Spoon-billed Sandpipers
Last night the winds were relatively calm and the sun was shining for the first time [...]
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Meynypil’gyno
After seeing the state of life in Anadyr and being warned by the Russian security [...]
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Black-necked Stilts
Here’s a short video I shot in Louisiana at Audubon’s Rainey reserve this past [...]
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