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

Magazine Covers this Month
A few magazine covers to share this month. The cover of Living Bird magazine shows a [...]
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Arctic National Wildlife Refuge 50th Anniversary
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is located in one of the least protected and [...]
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Beaches and Birds
I started my morning on the formerly stark white beaches of the Gulf Islands [...]
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Birds and Oil Booms
I had a great moment this evening while traveling along the Alabama coast. I came [...]
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Alabama Coast
I visited several areas today around Gulf Shores on the south side of Mobile Bay. As [...]
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Gulf Oil
Like most, I have watched the BP oil leak from afar – feeling a mix of anger at the [...]
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Gray’s Harbor Shorebirds
Here are a few new photos from the shorebird migration at Gray’s Harbor, Washington [...]
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Great Horned Owls
Last night I was camped out along a rugged logging road deep in the boreal forest of [...]
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Yellow-billed Loon
I have begun the long and tedious task of scanning my historical slide archive and [...]
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Gerrit and Grouse on Morning Edition
I had the opportunity to appear on NPR’s Morning Edition this week. You can see some [...]
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Ivory Gull Article
My feature story on the status of the enigmatic Ivory Gull, “The Allure of the [...]
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White-nose Syndrome
White-nose Syndrome is a mysterious disease that is currently decimating bat [...]
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Sharp-tailed Grouse
Getting up at 5:00 in the morning and hiking in the dark to a cold cramped blind is [...]
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