Authors and Contributors

Mark Wilson - Photographer/Essayist

Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson is wildlife photographer, photojournalist, writer, lecturer, and avid birder. His work has appeared in National Geographic, National Wildlife, and other publications, and he is a staff photographer at the Boston Globe and writes two columns for the paper: “The Backyard Birder” and “Camera.”

Wilson contributed photographs and an essay-"Where the Rivers Flow North"-to Arctic Wings: Birds of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Braided River, 2006). For more on his work, visit