The University of Newcastle is giving you the chance to learn the ins and outs of natural history illustration in under six weeks.
Last week, the ABC premiered a new series, The Magical Land of Oz, breaking an 18-year dry spell for Australian-made, blue-chip natural history documentaries.
While his admirers have recognised his artistic genius for centuries, a new online exhibition, the very first of its kind, has collated 300 of Ferdinand Bauer’s artworks — from initial sketch to finished product.
The Natural History Museum has officially announced Brent Stirton as this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year for his stunning image of a de-horned black rhino in South Africa. Amongst the winners and finalists were five Australian wildlife photographers, including Justin Gilligan, the AG Wildlife Photographer of the Year, and Chris Bray and Gerry Pearce, long-time AG contributors.
Now in its 53rd year, the Natural History Museum continues to showcase the most stunning wildlife images from around the world. The winner of the competition will be announced on the 17 October.