High contrast image of a forest of trees with no understory
2016 1st Place by Michael Noonan
Image of a caterpillar hanging on to the bottom of a leaf
2016 2nd Place by Sarah Haze
Stormy clouds over the pine barrens with a light dusting of snow
2016 3rd Place by Angel Rios
The Discovery Center

SPECIAL EXHIBIT: Pine Bush Perspectives

A Juried Photo Exhibit

Each visitor views the Albany Pine Bush Preserve from a unique vantage point worthy of celebrating and sharing. The jurors, Denise Hackert-Stoner and Scott Stoner, selected photographs that represent the biological diversity of the Preserve as well as the diversity and focus of the photographers.  Each of the photographs in the show gives us a unique perspective of this inland pine barrens.

Open November 30, 2018 - February 28, 2019

This exhibit may be closed for room usage.  Call ahead to confirm (518) 456-0655.


Stop by the Discovery Center and cast your vote for the People's Choice Award!

Photo sale

Most of the framed photos in the exhibit are available for purchase. Photos can be picked up after the exhibit closes on February 28th.


Blake Hastie-Etchison

Discovery Center Manger

195 New Karner Road

Albany, NY 12205

518.456.0655 x1222



Our Friends take this show on the road!

Missed the show?  The Friends of the Pine Bush Inc. are taking the show on the road.  Check our their page to learn where you can see some of the former show's best pics in our community.