Alex is a Professor of Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona, USA, and is a regular contributor to several international natural history magazines. His scientific work, nature photography and popular science writing have all earned him major awards. His images tell stories about species, capturing their essence and revealing rarely seen behaviours.
Behind the lens
- Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
- 11–24mm f4 lens at 11mm
- 4 sec at f18 • ISO 800 • Canon 430 flash
- Pima County, Arizona, USA
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