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

Spoon-billed Sandpiper chick enclosure in Anadyr sitting amongst the ruins of a military installation. The chicks were guarded 24/7. Logistics for moving the chicks from the village to the UK were extremely challenging to accomplish in Russia. Chukotka, Russia. July.
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Spoon-billed Sandpiper chick enclosure in Anadyr sitting amongst the ruins of a military installation. The chicks were guarded 24/7. Logistics for moving the chicks from the village to the UK were extremely challenging to accomplish in Russia. Chukotka, Russia. July.

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