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

Raft of courting adult Common Murres (Uria aalge). Murres assemble in large, noisy rafts adjacent to nesting cliffs prior to nesting. Duck Island, Alaska. June.
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Raft of courting adult Common Murres (Uria aalge). Murres assemble in large, noisy rafts adjacent to nesting cliffs prior to nesting. Duck Island, Alaska. June.

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