Paul Sterry


BPOTY founding Director and coordinator of the BPOTY Conservation Fund

Paul graduated from Imperial College London in the 1970’s with a degree and PhD in zoology. After 5 years of post graduate research at Sussex University, he embarked on a career in photography and writing. Over the last 30 years or so Paul has written and co-authored dozens of natural history books on subjects ranging from birds to seashore life. A professional wildlife photographer, his images have been used to illustrate the books he writes and have been widely published elsewhere in books, magazines, newspapers and online. The founder of Bird Photographer of the Year he also runs Nature Photographers photo library with Rob Read.

Rob Read