Paul Bannick is a Seattle based international award-winning photographer focusing on wildlife and their habitats. Paul strives to create images that foster intimacy between viewer and subject, inspiring education and conservation.
Paul is both the author and photographer of the highly acclaimed The Owl and the Woodpecker and the recently published Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls.
His work can be found in hundreds of books in the U.S. and Europe, including bird guides from Audubon, Peterson, The Smithsonian, The National Wildlife Federation, and in several volumes of the Handbook of the Birds of the World. His work has also been featured in numerous publications byNational Geographic, The New York Times, Audubon, and Nature's Best Photography. He has appeared on NBC Nightly News, and on dozens of NPR stations and programs.
Paul’s work is the feature of one U.S. traveling exhibit, was part of several others, and was the sole U.S. photographer in a wildlife art exhibit at a prestigious museum in Taiwan.
Paul has led hundreds of photography workshops and co-lead photography expeditions in Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Ecuador, and the United States.
Paul is an accomplished public speaker on topics related to wildlife, habitat and conservation and has served as keynote speaker for several hundred festivals, fundraisers, photography and conservation events across North America. Paul serves as a director for Conservation Northwest, an organization dedicated to protecting and connecting wild areas, and recovering threatened wildlife in the Northwestern U.S. and Southwestern Canada.
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