This exhibit highlighted the photography of John and Kendra Abbott of Abbott Nature Photography. The images were designed to reflect the beauty and diversity of insects. The Bama Bugs exhibit also included custom specimen displays and a fun, cutting-edge technology Bee Game developed at the University of Alabama. It was on display at the museum June 18 to August 31, 2019.
About Abbott Nature Photography:
John and Kendra are professional nature photographers, educators and outdoor enthusiasts based in Tuscaloosa, AL. John has focused on dragonflies and damselflies throughout much of his career and is the Director of Research and Collections for The University of Alabama Museums. Kendra is an ecologist and focused on endangered species and conservation issues much of her career. They travel extensively throughout Latin America, Africa and other parts of the world where they enjoy taking photos of pretty much anything in the natural world.
John and Kendra regularly teach photography workshops and are available for private classes and one-on-one training. They also do nature outreach events and other programs for adults and children.