Majestic Portraits of Birds with Lots of Personality [PHOTOS]
As a child, photographer Leila Jeffreys was taught by her father to rescue and nurse birds back to health. This deeper understanding of and compassion for wildlife, and birds in particular, is apparent in Jeffreys’s majestic bird portraits. Her photographs are full of emotion and expression, from the affectionate and loving looks of the birds to their powerful and dignified stances. Jeffreys photographs owls, eagles, cockatiels, budgies, hawks and numerous other bird species. She truly brings out each bird’s personality through her skill at photography and her appreciation and understanding of wildlife. You can see more of her photographs, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at her work, on her Instagram.