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

Creche of young American Flamingos (Phoenicopterus ruber). Like adults, young flamingos are highly gregarious, more comfortable in dense flocks than on their own. Rio Lagartos Biosphere Reserve, Yucutan, Mexico. September.
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Creche of young American Flamingos (Phoenicopterus ruber). Like adults, young flamingos are highly gregarious, more comfortable in dense flocks than on their own. Rio Lagartos Biosphere Reserve, Yucutan, Mexico. September.

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