Joe Petersburger

Conservation Biologist, Wildlife Photojournalist

Awards

Hunting KingfisherWorld Press Photo - 2010. "Nature - Singles" category
1st placeClick here for more kingfisher images
Formosan Jewelwing DamselflyNational Wildlife International Photo Contest - 2010 'Other Wildlife/Professional' Category
1st placeClick here for more dragonfly images
The Best Photographers VIFor the 6th time each year, Czech Photo Art selects the best photographers all around the globe from every field of photography. One of them is Joe Petersburger! Hunting Kingfisher - seriesInternational Photography Awards - 2010 "Nature/Wildlife/Professional" Category
Honorable MentionClick here for more kingfisher images
Kingfisher dives into the water to catch fishInternational Photography Awards - 2010 "Nature/Wildlife/Professional" Category
Honorable MentionClick here for more kingfisher images
Kingfisher dives into the water to catch fishInternational Photography Awards - 2010 "Nature/Wildlife/Professional" Category
Honorable MentionClick here for more kingfisher images
Solitary wasp carrying caterpillarNational Wildlife International Photo Contest - 2010 'Other Wildlife/Professional' Category
Honorable MentionClick here for more other animals images
Kingfisher diveNational Wildlife International Photo Contest - 2010 'Other Wildlife/Professional' Category
Honorable MentionClick here for more kingfisher images
European KingfishersHungarian Press Photography Contest - 2010. "Nature and Science - Story" category
3rd placeClick here for more kingfisher images
Formosan Jewelwing DamselflyNature's Best International Wildlife Photography Contest - 2009. "Small World Spectaculars" category
Highly HonoredClick here for more dragonfly images
European bee-eatersNature's Best International Wildlife Photography Contest - 2009. "Birds" category
Highly HonoredClick here for more bee-eater images
Bee-eaters66th. POYI - Pictures of the Year International - 2009. "Science/Natural History - Picture Story"
Award of ExcellenceClick here for more bee-eater images
Wolf spiderBBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 2004. "Animal Portraits" category
Highly Commended
Swarming of Long-tailed Mayflies over Tisza River in HungaryBBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 2004. "Animal Behaviour - All other animals" category
Highly CommendedClick here for more mayfly images
Long-eared Owl perches on a pine tree in winter in HungaryHonorary Mention - Nature's Best International Photography Awards - 2004.Click here for more animal portrait images Swarming of Long-tailed Mayflies over Tisza River in HungaryNational Geographic's 100 Best - UnpublishedClick here for more mayfly images Frog eats a Long-tailed Mayfly in between mass of dying and dead mayflies2nd prize at World Press Photo 2002 International Press Photography Competition, "Nature and the Environment - Stories" CategoryClick here for more mayfly images Chinese sleeper newborn swims in front of the eye of the guarding fatherChinese sleeper - Perccottus glenii
Honorary Mention at "Focus on Your World" - UNEP International Photographic Competition on the Environment 1999-2000.