Bird Photo Galleries

In Photos: The Life of Birds
The Life of Birds in Photos

Colonising the land, sea and air, could birds be the greatest group of animals on Earth?

In Photos: Penguins - Spy in the Huddle
Penguins - Spy in the Huddle in Photos

Discover what it really means to be a penguin with Spy in the Huddle.

In Photos: Birds
Birds in Photos

Feathered and winged, they roam the world's skies. Some have even reverted back to land.

In Photos: The Great Penguin Rescue
The Great Penguin Rescue in Photos

Michaela Strachan and African penguins makes for a great combination.

In Photos: Killer Whale Island
Killer Whale Island in Photos

Nigel Marven encounters penguin colonies, birds of prey and swathes of breeding sea birds.

In Photos: Gannets: The Wrong Side of the Run
Gannets: The Wrong Side of the Run in Photos

Gannets are large, yellow-headed seabirds with a voracious appetite for sardines.

In Photos: Africa: Earthflight
Africa: Earthflight in Photos

Fly over Africa on the back of a vulture and see the African continent with fresh eyes.

In Photos: South America: Earthflight
South America: Earthflight in Photos

Condors soar along the Andes and scarlet macaws explore the heart of the Amazon.

In Photos: Flying High: Earthflight
Flying High: Earthflight in Photos

Earthflight also relied on some extraordinary relationships.

In Photos: Europe: Earthflight
Europe: Earthflight in Photos

We soar with cranes and geese over Venice, the white cliffs of Dover and Edinburgh.

In Photos: Asia and Australasia: Earthflight
Asia and Australasia: Earthflight in Photos

Demoiselle cranes negotiate a Himalayan pass while bar-headed geese fly five miles above.

In Photos: Penguins
Penguins in Photos

Penguins are perfectly adapted for an aquatic life.

In Photos: Owls
Owls in Photos

Owls are some of the most widely dispersed birds in the world.

In Photos: North America: Earthflight
North America: Earthflight in Photos

Images from the North American episode of Earthflight.